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connect
British English: /kəˈnɛkt/
American English: /kəˈnɛkt/

Translation of connect in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 2 (link)
    (road, bridge, railway)
    collegare (place, road) to (with a, con)
    I always connect rain with Oxford
    associo sempre (l'idea del)la pioggia a Oxford
    to connect somebody with a crime, a person
    collegare qualcuno a un crimine, a una persona
  • 3 (to mains)
    collegare, allacciare (appliance, household, town) (to a)
    we will connect you on Monday
    verremo ad allacciare (la luce, il gas) lunedì
  • 4 (Telecommunications)
    allacciare (phone)
    we will connect you on Monday
    verremo ad allacciare (il telefono) lunedì
    to connect somebody to
    mettere qualcuno in collegamento con o passare a qualcuno (reception, department)
    her telephone connects her to the White House
    il suo telefono è collegato alla Casa Bianca
    “trying to connect you”
    “la preghiamo di rimanere il linea”

intransitive verb

  • 3 [informal] (work smoothly) (service, system)
    funzionare bene
  • 4 (American English) (Sport)
    andare a segno
  • 5 (American English) [informal]to connect with (feel rapport)
    avere delle affinità con

Phrasal verbs

connect up:

connect up [something], connect [something] up
collegare (video, computer)
to connect something up to
collegare qualcosa a
to connect two machines up

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