HyperDic: disconnect

English > 3 senses of the word disconnect:
VERBcontactdisconnect, unplugpull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render inoperable
contactdisconnectmake disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
NOUNattributedisconnect, gulf, disconnectionan unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding)
disconnect > pronunciation
Rhymesabject ... wrecked: 66 rhymes with ehkt...
English > disconnect: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningAn unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding).
Example "there is a vast disconnect between public opinion and federal policy"
Synonymsgulf, disconnection
Broaderdisparityinequality or difference in some respect
Spanishabismo, desconexión, distanciamiento
English > disconnect: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningPull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render inoperable.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Broaderundocancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect
Oppositeplug in, plug into, connectPlug into an outlet
Spanishdesconectar, desenchufar
Catalandesconnectar, desendollar
English > disconnect: 3 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningmake disconnected, disjoin or unfasten.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP
NarrowerdetachCause to become detached or separated
uncouple, decoupledisconnect or separate
Broaderseparate, disunite, divide, partForce, take, or pull apart
Oppositeconnect, link, tie, link upConnect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
Spanishdesconectar, desenchufar
Catalandesconnectar, desendollar
Nounsdisconnectionthe act of breaking / breaking a connection

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