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link

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of link

  1. 1 a rod-shaped portion of seasoned ground meat in a casing I like to put maple syrup on my breakfast links Synonyms of link banger [British], sausage, wurstWords Related to link bologna, frank, frankfurter, hot dog, kielbasa, knockwurst (also knackwurst), liver sausage (also liver pudding), liverwurst, pepperoni, salami, Vienna sausage, weenie, wiener (also weiner), wienerwurst; blood sausage (also blood pudding)

  2. 2 a uniting or binding force or influence those old love letters were her only remaining link with her late grandparents Synonyms of link cement, cord, knot, ligature, bond, tieWords Related to link attachment, connection, fastening, hookup, joint, linkage, linkup, nexus, tie-up, union, yoke; affection, fondness, sympathy; fetter, handcuff, manacle, shackle, trammel; constraint, curb, hampering, limit, limitation, restraint, restrictionNear Antonyms of link detaching, disengaging, parting, separation; unbinding, unfastening, unfettering, untying (or untieing); emancipation, freedom, liberation, release


link

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of link

  1. 1 to put or bring together so as to form a new and longer whole she linked the flowers together to form a long chain Synonyms of link catenate, chain, compound, concatenate, conjugate, couple, hitch, hook, interconnect, interlink, join, connect, yokeWords Related to link articulate, dovetail, integrate, interlock, intermesh; cord, string, wire; cement, coalesce, combine, fuse, unite, weldNear Antonyms of link detach, disengage, divide, part, split; cleave, rupture, sever, sunderAntonyms of link disconnect, disjoin, disjoint, dissever, disunite, separate, unchain, uncouple, unhitch, unlink, unyoke

  2. 2 to think of (something) in combination since childhood I have always linked trips to the beach with the discomforts of sunburn and sand in my clothes Synonyms of link connect, correlate, identify, associate, relateWords Related to link compare, equate, liken; group, join, lump (together), tie (together)Near Antonyms of link contrast, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, separate, set off

Synonym Discussion of link

join, combine, unite, connect, link, associate, relate mean to bring or come together into some manner of union. join implies a bringing into contact or conjunction of any degree of closeness.
    • joined forces in an effort to win
combine implies some merging or mingling with corresponding loss of identity of each unit.
    • combined jazz and rock to create a new music
unite implies somewhat greater loss of separate identity.
    • the colonies united to form a republic
connect suggests a loose or external attachment with little or no loss of identity.
    • a mutual defense treaty connected the two nations
link may imply strong connection or inseparability of elements still retaining identity.
    • a name forever linked with liberty
associate stresses the mere fact of frequent occurrence or existence together in space or in logical relation.
    • opera is popularly associated with high society
relate suggests the existence of a real or presumed logical connection.
    • related what he observed to what he already knew


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