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||connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces |
• Can you connect the two loudspeakers?
• Tie the ropes together
• Link arms
||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
||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
||join by means of communication equipment |
• The telephone company finally put in lines to connect the towns in this area
• The brick connected on her head, knocking her out
||join for the purpose of communication |
• Operator, could you connect me to the Raffles in Singapore?
||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
||establish a rapport or relationship |
• The President of this university really connects with the faculty
||establish communication with someone |
• did you finally connect with your long-lost cousin?
• Please plug in the toaster!
• Connect the TV so we can watch the football game tonight
||hit or play a ball successfully |
• The batter connected for a home run
||To join, or fasten together, as by something intervening; to associate; to combine; to unite or link together; to establish a bond or relation between. |
||To join, unite, or cohere; to have a close relation; as, one line of railroad connects with another; one argument connects with another. |