Associations to the word «Connect»


CONNECT, verb. (intransitive) (of an object) To join (to another object): to attach, or to be intended to attach or capable of attaching, to another object.
CONNECT, verb. (intransitive) (of two objects) To join: to attach, or to be intended to attach or capable of attaching, to each other.
CONNECT, verb. (transitive) (of an object) To join (two other objects), or to join (one object) to (another object): to be a link between two objects, thereby attaching them to each other.
CONNECT, verb. (transitive) (of a person) To join (two other objects), or to join (one object) to (another object): to take one object and attach it to another.
CONNECT, verb. To join an electrical or telephone line to a circuit or network.
CONNECT, verb. To associate.
CONNECT, verb. To make a travel connection; to switch from one means of transport to another as part of the same trip.
CONNECT THE DOTS, verb. (literally) To attempt to complete a puzzle in which dots on a paper must be connected in a specific order so that the joining lines form a picture.
CONNECT THE DOTS, verb. (by extension) To make connections in one's mind, arriving at a more holistic understanding of a situation.
CONNECT UP, verb. (transitive) (idiomatic) To join together, to connect
CONNECT UP, verb. (transitive) (idiomatic) To join to a network or supply - of water, electricity, internet etc.

Dictionary definition

CONNECT, verb. Connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms".
CONNECT, verb. Make a logical or causal connection; "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"; "I cannot relate these events at all".
CONNECT, verb. Be or become joined or united or linked; "The two streets connect to become a highway"; "Our paths joined"; "The travelers linked up again at the airport".
CONNECT, verb. Join by means of communication equipment; "The telephone company finally put in lines to connect the towns in this area".
CONNECT, verb. Land on or hit solidly; "The brick connected on her head, knocking her out".
CONNECT, verb. Join for the purpose of communication; "Operator, could you connect me to the Raffles in Singapore?".
CONNECT, verb. Be scheduled so as to provide continuing service, as in transportation; "The local train does not connect with the Amtrak train"; "The planes don't connect and you will have to wait for four hours".
CONNECT, verb. Establish a rapport or relationship; "The President of this university really connects with the faculty".
CONNECT, verb. Establish communication with someone; "did you finally connect with your long-lost cousin?".
CONNECT, verb. Plug into an outlet; "Please plug in the toaster!"; "Connect the TV so we can watch the football game tonight".
CONNECT, verb. Hit or play a ball successfully; "The batter connected for a home run".

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