Definition Plug in

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Definition

to plug in: to connect to a power point
verb
You must plug in your computer if you want to use it because the battery is dead.

unplugged: disconnected, not plugged in
adjective
Please make sure your radio is not unplugged, we need to keep in contact.

a plug: a part of an electrical device which we insert into the wall to get energy
A "plug" is a male electrical connector that fits into a female "socket" usually situated on a wall.

Pronunciation examples
UK: This plug needs to be plugged in to that socket over there.
US: This robot is unplugged. Please plug it in!

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