connected

adjective con·nect·ed \ kə-ˈnek-təd \
Updated on: 20 Nov 2017

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

connectedly

adverb

connectedness

noun

Examples of connected in a Sentence

  1. a series of connected rooms

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First Known Use of connected

1712


CONNECTED Defined for English Language Learners

connected

adjective

Definition of connected for English Language Learners

  • : joined or linked together

  • : having useful social, professional, or commercial relationships



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