(adjective, verb)


1. being joined in close association

Similar word(s): related, affiliated, attached

2. joined or linked together

Similar word(s): adjacent, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring, adjunctive, affined, coupled, joined, linked, engaged

3. wired together to an alarm system

- all the window alarms are connected

Similar word(s): wired

4. plugged in

- first check to see whether the appliance is connected

Similar word(s): on

5. stored in, controlled by, or in direct communication with a central computer

Similar word(s): online


1. simple past tense and past participle of connect