Join - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dʒɔɪn|  American pronunciation of the word join
Brit.  |dʒɔɪn|  British pronunciation of the word join

noun

- the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made (syn: articulation, joint, junction, juncture)
- a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets (syn: sum, union)

verb

- become part of; become a member of a group or organization
- cause to become joined or linked
- come into the company of
- make contact or come together(syn: conjoin)
- be or become joined or united or linked(syn: connect, link, unite)

Examples

The islands are joined by a bridge.

He insisted that I join them for lunch.

We're going out for lunch. Would you like to join us?

The magician asked for a volunteer from the audience to join him on stage.

Everyone here joins me in congratulating you on a job well done!

The singer started alone but soon the whole audience joined in.

I joined the line and waited patiently to buy a ticket.

Hundreds of people have joined the effort to save the building from demolition.

He agreed to join the debate.

Join the Navy and see the world!

...a small crack in the chalice at the join of the stem and the bowl...

Join two blocks of wood with glue.

Nouns join to form compounds.

They joined us for lunch.

I'll join you in your walk.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: join
he/she/it: joins
present participle: joining
past tense: joined
past participle: joined
noun
singular: join
plural: joins
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