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WordReference English- Dutch Dictionary © 2020:
tether [sth] to [sth] ⇒ vtr transitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, " Say something." "She found the cat." (fasten, attach) ( met touw) tuien overg. ww
vastmaken overg. ww
You can tether your horse to that railing.
tether n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. often plural (rope, chain: fastening) ( touw) tuier nw de
The dogs were eager to break free from their tethers. WordReference English- Dutch Dictionary © 2020:
reach the end of your rope, be at the end of your rope, also UK: reach the end of your tether, be at the end of your tether v expr verbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative, informal (be exasperated) ( figuurlijk) aan het einde van zijn Latijn zijn onoverg.uitdr.
I need a break from the kids; I've reached the end of my rope!