Connect

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Definition

to connect: to join, to link, to attach, to unite
verb
My laptop at home is connected to the company's network, so my boss can see exactly what I'm doing.
You can connect this phone to the socket with this cable.
Our media campaign this year is aiming to connect with teenage voters. To achieve this connection we are using a rapper in the ads.
I feel very connected to my brother. We sometimes know what the other is thinking.

Examples

  • "The vial is connected to a burner"
  • "It's freezing in San Francisco and you think it's connected to global warming?"
  • "The burner is connected to a big flame"
  • "Harold Warbuckle : The theory of 'Six Degrees of Separation' says that any person on the planet is connected to any other person through six relationships."
  • "Connect appropriate wire to USB or Firewire port of computer."
  • "Don't connect for the next fifteen to twenty minutes."
  • "Caller : Son of a – Look, can you please just connect me to extension number seventeen-sixty-four."
  • "connect her to the nearest printer, and make sure that her CD drive works."
  • "Connect power unit to headset."
  • "Please treat Hannah with respect: when you go under her desk to check the cables, don't check to see if her legs are properly connected too."

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