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connected, past participle; connects, 3rd person singular present; connecting, present participle; connected, past tense;
  1. Bring together or into contact so that a real or notional link is established
    • - the electrodes were connected to a recording device
    • - a modem connects computers over a telephone line
  2. Join together so as to provide access and communication
    • - all the buildings are connected by underground passages
    • - the highway connects with major routes from all parts of the country
  3. Link to a power or water supply
    • - your house is connected to the main cable TV network
  4. Put (someone) into contact by telephone
    • - I was quickly connected to the police
  5. (of a train, bus, aircraft, etc.) Be timed to arrive at its destination before another train, aircraft, etc., departs so that passengers can transfer from one to the other
    • - the bus connects with trains from Union Station
  6. Associate or relate in some respect
    • - employees are rewarded with bonuses connected to their firm's performance
    • - a variety of physical complaints connected with stress
  7. Think of as being linked or related
    • - I didn't connect the two incidents at the time
  8. (of a thing) Provide or have a link or relationship with (someone or something)
    • - there was no evidence to connect Jeff with the theft
  9. Form a relationship or feel an affinity
    • - I taught in a reading program and I connected with kids individually
  10. (of a blow) Hit the intended target
    • - the blow connected and he felt a burst of pain

  1. connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms"
  2. associate: 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"
  3. 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"
  4. join by means of communication equipment; "The telephone company finally put in lines to connect the towns in this area"
  5. land on or hit solidly; "The brick connected on her head, knocking her out"
  6. join for the purpose of communication; "Operator, could you connect me to the Raffles in Singapore?"
  7. Connect is a game consisting of square card pieces featuring different coloured tracks and based loosely on dominoes. It was designed by graphic designer Ken Garland in 1969 and produced by James Galt & Co Ltd.
  8. CONNECT is an independent non-profit organization servicing the San Diego region with offices in San Diego and Washington, D.C. ...
  9. Connect is a former British trade union representing approximately 20,000 workers in the communications industry. Connect's President is Denise McGuire The final general secretary was Adrian Askew. Connect has endorsed a merger with the Prospect union, the union for managers and engineers.
  10. Connect, Your Independent HP Business Technology Community, Connect User Group Community
  11. (Connected (Ayumi Hamasaki song)) "Connected" was Ayumi Hamasaki's European debut single. It was released in Germany, Spain and Belgium in 2003. ...
  12. (Connected (boy band)) The fourth series of Britain's Got Talent is the fourth series of the programme presented by Ant & Dec. The winner of the competition was Spelbound, a troupe of acrobatic gymnasts. It began airing on ITV1 on 17 April 2010 at 20:00 on ITV1. ...
  13. To join (to another object): to attach, or to be intended to attach or capable of attaching, to another object; To join: to attach, or to be intended to attach or capable of attaching, to each other; To join (two other objects), or to join (one object) to (another object): to be a link ...
  14. (connection) The act of connecting; The point at which two or more things are connected; A feeling of understanding and ease of communication between two or more people; An established communications or transportation link; A transfer from one transportation vehicle to another in scheduled ...
  15. (Connected) A sense of the wine's ability to relay its place of origin or terroir^[7]
  16. (ConnectEd) A school-to-parent telephone notification system, as part of the System's efforts to communicate more effectively with parents. Connect-ED is also used for staff communications.
  17. (Connected) A description of a Mafia "associate."
  18. (Connected) Term given to hole-cards that are of consecutive order.
  19. (Connected) To connect to the cellular network you require an APN. You might also require a user name and password, depending on your service provider. Once you are connected, you can pass data (i.e., surf the web or check your email).
  20. (Connected) Two sequential pocket cards. Examples : 10/J or 3/4.
  21. (Connected) the condition in which two packet-radio stations are sending information to each other. Each is acknowledging when the data has been received correctly.
  22. (connected) (n.) the property of referring to an external file in the case of an external unit; and the property of having an external unit that refers to it for the case of an external file.
  23. (connected) Term used to describe a successful contact between two packet radio stations and exchange of packets between them.
  24. (connected) Within a set S, if p and q are in S, then p is connected to q is there is a path from p to 1; 4 and 8 versions.
  25. (“connected”) in relation to two persons being connected with one another, is to be read in accordance with sections 993 and 994,