coupled joined linked
connected connected adj. 1. p. p. of {connect}. [Narrower terms: {abutting, adjacent, adjoining, bordering(prenominal), conterminous, coterminous, contiguous}] [Narrower terms: {adjunctive}] [Narrower terms: {affined}] [Narrower terms: {attached}] [Narrower terms: {contiguous, in contact}] [Narrower terms: {coupled, joined, linked}] [Narrower terms: {cursive, flowing}] [Narrower terms: {siamese}] [Narrower terms: {socially connected, well-connected}] {unconnected} [WordNet 1.5]

2. being joined in close association.

Syn: affiliated, attached. [WordNet 1.5]

3. connected by a conductor so as to allow the flow of electric signals. [Narrower terms: {wired (vs. wireless)}] WordNet 1.5]

4. (Music) legato. {staccato}

Syn: flowing, smooth. [WordNet 1.5]

5. associated with or accompanying.

Syn: associated. [WordNet 1.5]

6. (Computers) stored in, controlled by, or in direct communication with a central computer. [Narrower terms: {on-line (vs. off-line), online, on line(predicate)}]

Syn: machine-accessible. [WordNet 1.5]

7. switched on. [Narrower terms: {on-line (vs. off-line), online, on line(predicate)}]

Syn: ready, on. [WordNet 1.5]

8. having some relation.

Syn: related. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • coupled — adj. 1. joined together especially in a pair or pairs. Syn: conjugate, conjugated. [WordNet 1.5] 2. connected by a physical link, as railway cars or trailer trucks. Opposite of {unconnected} or {unlinked} Syn: joined, linked. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coupled — adjective 1. joined together especially in a pair or pairs • Syn: ↑conjugate, ↑conjugated • Similar to: ↑united 2. connected by a link, as railway cars or trailer trucks • Syn: ↑joined, ↑lin …   Useful english dictionary

  • coupled — adj. attached, joined, linked cou·ple || kÊŒpl n. pair, duo, group of two persons or things; (Mechanics) two equal forces acting in opposite directions (causing rotation) v. connect, join, link; marry; mate, engage in sexual intercourse …   English contemporary dictionary

  • linked — adjective connected by a link, as railway cars or trailer trucks • Syn: ↑coupled, ↑joined • Similar to: ↑connected …   Useful english dictionary

  • joined — adj. 1. married. {unmarried} Syn: united. [WordNet 1.5] 2. connected by a link, as railway cars or trailer trucks. Syn: coupled, linked. [WordNet 1.5] 3. connected by or sharing a wall with another building. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • joined — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. linked, yoked, coupled, conjoined, allied, akin, cognate, interallied, intertwined, entwined, blended, connected, united, federated, amalgamated, banded, paired, wedded, married, interfused, merged, mixed, put together,… …   English dictionary for students

  • coupled — Synonyms and related words: accessory, accompanying, affiliate, affiliated, allied, assembled, associate, associated, attendant, attending, banded together, biconjugate, bigeminate, bijugate, bound, bracketed, cabalistic, coincident, collateral,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • joined — Synonyms and related words: accessory, accompanying, accumulated, adjacent, adjoining, affiliate, affiliated, agglomerate, aggregate, allied, amalgamated, amassed, articulated, assembled, assimilated, associate, associated, attendant, attending,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • linked — Synonyms and related words: affiliate, affiliated, allied, articulated, assembled, associate, associated, banded together, bound, bracketed, catenated, ceaseless, collateral, collected, concatenated, conjoined, conjugate, connected, constant,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • joined — adjective 1. of or relating to two people who are married to each other (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑united • Similar to: ↑married 2. connected by a link, as railway cars or trailer trucks • Syn: ↑coupled, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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