HyperDic: connector

English > 1 sense of the word connector:
NOUNartifactconnector, connection, connexion, connecter, connectivean instrumentality that connects
connector > pronunciation
Soundskahneh'kter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > connector: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAn instrumentality that connects.
Example "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"
Synonymsconnection, connexion, connecter, connective
Narrowerattachment, bondA connection that fastens things together
backboneThe part of a network / network that connects other networks / networks together
ground, earthA connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)
hitchA connection between a vehicle and the load that it pulls
hookupA device providing a connection between a power source and a user
jumperA small connector used to make temporary electrical connections
junction, conjunctionSomething that joins or connects
slip ringconnection consisting of a metal ring on a rotating part of a machine
telephone line, phone line, telephone circuit, subscriber line, lineA telephone connection
temporary hookup, patchA connection intended to be used for a limited time
yoke, couplingA connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
Broaderinstrumentality, instrumentationAn artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end
Spanishconector, conexión, plug-in
Catalanconnexió
Verbsconnectconnect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
connectplug into an outlet

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