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Meaning of DISCONNECT

Pronunciation:  `disku'nekt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
  2. [v]  of electrical appliances
 

DISCONNECT is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: unplug
 
 Antonyms: connect, link, link up, plug in, tie
 
 See Also: detach, disunite, divide, part, separate, uncouple, undo

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`con*nect"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disconnected};
p. pr. & vb. n. {Disconnecting}.]
To dissolve the union or connection of; to disunite; to
sever; to separate; to disperse.

      The commonwealth itself would . . . be disconnected
      into the dust and powder of individuality. --Burke.

      This restriction disconnects bank paper and the
      precious metals.                         --Walsh.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

scsi reconnect

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abrupt, abstract, alienate, break off, cast off, cast out, cut adrift, cut apart, cut off, cut out, delete, depart, detach, disarticulate, disengage, disjoin, disjoint, dissociate, disunite, divide, divorce, eject, estrange, expel, isolate, leave, part, pull apart, pull away, pull back, pull out, segregate, separate, sequester, set apart, set aside, sever, shut off, split, stand aloof, stand apart, stand aside, step aside, subtract, throw off, throw out, uncouple, undo, unhook, unyoke, withdraw
 

 

 

 

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