Definition of connected
1 : joined or linked together
2 : having the parts or elements logically linked together presented a thoroughly connected view of the problem
3 : related by blood or marriage
4 : having social, professional, or commercial relationships a well-connected lawyer
5 of a set : having the property that any two of its points can be joined by a line completely contained in the set; also : incapable of being separated into two or more closed disjoint subsets
Examples of connected in a Sentence
a series of connected rooms
Recent Examples of connected from the Web
Still, such retreats have long drawn the ire of government-watchdog groups, which point to them as examples of well-connected groups that look to sway politicians with perks.
More recently, Toyota sees software and services as central to the auto industry, as cars become connected, start driving themselves and turn into lifestyle digital tools, Nakanishi said.
The club’s swimming pool is surrounded by connected buildings and rooms that form a small plaza.
St. John the Baptist: Newsletter St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom recommends residents sign up through the parish's Stay Connected program to receive notifications during emergencies.
Why, exactly, has the apparently most connected woman in the world, someone who seems to have been with the State Department for some time, just now come to the White House’s aid?
That would help combat the competitive threat from Google's and Amazon's connected speakers: the Home and Echo mostly don't support services from Apple.
There also is a building adjacent to the restaurant proper that served as a connected lounge and bar; a building that once served as a Bart's Shoes store.
The Cavs swung, connected and knocked out the Celtics quickly, efficiently.
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First Known Use of connected
CONNECTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of connected for English Language Learners
: joined or linked together
: having useful social, professional, or commercial relationships
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