verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Join or connect (two or more things) together.

    ‘agreement has been reached to interlink the airport's two baggage systems’
    • ‘The two are interlinked and negative for the dollar.’
    • ‘At present the academy works in two areas both of which are interlinked.’
    • ‘All of our sites will be tightly interlinked technologically, so you can click from one to another.’
    • ‘This would be interlinked to traffic signals and a centralised control room, from where the personnel can control the vehicle movement.’
    • ‘The open springs are interlinked, spreading body weight evenly across the surface of the mattress.’
    • ‘Hart interlinks themes of power, money, gender and psychological superiority - each character is examined by motive and gain.’
    • ‘Instead, she grabs my hand, interlinking her fingers with mine and clinging on so tightly that I can feel the pulse in her cool fingertips.’
    • ‘‘About Sophie,’ I answer, interlinking my fingers together, studying the movement of an ant on the polished floor.’
    • ‘He said the criminal gangs operated independently of each other, but are interlinked and probably cooperated in the vandalism.’
    • ‘He added that while the two cities were interlinked, they were very distinct and pointed out Wakefield was the historic capital of the old West Riding.’
    • ‘The issues of waste disposal and energy are closely interlinked.’
    • ‘The basic technique is interlinking the threads in a single twist.’
    • ‘‘In fact whoever is responsible for these acts of sacrilege have also tried to demolish the dividing wall that interlinks both cemeteries there,’ said the Canon.’
    • ‘Since upstream and downstream activities are interlinked, a comprehensive programme for the entire basin is essential for its success.’
    • ‘All these roads will be interlinked which will help long distance travellers from different parts of the city.’
    • ‘Jones interlinks scenes by a kind of visual punctuation, though always to a purpose.’
    • ‘He takes my hand in his, interlinking our fingers.’
    • ‘In Dr. Walsh's opinion interlinking motor ways would be the single most important piece of infrastructure that would help regional cities to compete with Dublin.’
    • ‘The ideas seem to have come from some oblique strategy system that provides strings of ideas, all of which are interlinked.’
    • ‘In my case I have had the opportunity to interlink dance and management.’
    wind round, twist round, coil round, wrap round, weave, intertwine, interlink, interlace, interweave, interthread, criss-cross, entangle, tangle
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Pronunciation:

interlink

/ˌin(t)ərˈliNGk/