Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) connect, link, tie, link up (connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces) "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms"
- S: (v) associate, tie in, relate, link, colligate, link up, connect (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"
- S: (v) connect, link, link up, join, unite (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"
- S: (v) connect (join by means of communication equipment) "The telephone company finally put in lines to connect the towns in this area"
- S: (v) connect (land on or hit solidly) "The brick connected on her head, knocking her out"
- S: (v) connect (join for the purpose of communication) "Operator, could you connect me to the Raffles in Singapore?"
- S: (v) connect (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"
- S: (v) connect (establish a rapport or relationship) "The President of this university really connects with the faculty"
- S: (v) get in touch, touch base, connect (establish communication with someone) "did you finally connect with your long-lost cousin?"
- S: (v) plug in, plug into, connect (plug into an outlet) "Please plug in the toaster!"; "Connect the TV so we can watch the football game tonight"
- S: (v) connect (hit or play a ball successfully) "The batter connected for a home run"