Connect and Detach


Connect verb - To put or bring together so as to form a new and longer whole.
Usage example: connect all the sets of lights and attach them to the branches of the Christmas tree

Detach is an antonym for connect in topics: link, combine.


Detach verb - Cause to become detached or separated; take off.

Connect is an antonym for detach in topics: separate, disconnect.

Nearby Words: detached, detachment, detaching, detachable, detacher

Common collocations

people connect people detach people
parts connect parts detach parts
characters connect characters detach characters
head connect head detach head
Other words: pieces.

Both words in one sentence

  • Vertical Mecha Fins When it performs a Giga Drill Breaker, they detach and connect together before attaching to the mecha's hand.
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