Definitions for connectedkəˈnɛk tɪd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
united, joined, or linked.
having a connection.
joined together in sequence; linked coherently:
related by family ties.
having social or professional relationships, esp. with influential or powerful persons.
Origin of connected:
affiliated, attached, connected(adj)
being joined in close association
"affiliated clubs"; "all art schools whether independent or attached to universities"
joined or linked together
wired together to an alarm system
"all the window alarms are connected"
"first check to see whether the appliance is connected"
stored in, controlled by, or in direct communication with a central computer
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
having a clear relationship to
events connected with his death; The two men were connected in my mind.
joined to sth
a series of connected canals; not connected to the power supply
emotionally close to sb
I felt so connected to him.
(usually with "well-"): Having favorable rapport with a powerful entity.
That cannot be partitioned into two nonempty open sets.
Having a path, either directed or undirected, connecting every pair of vertices.