Adjective "reconnected" definition and examples

(Reconnected may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/riːkəˈnɛkt/

Definitions and examples

verb

Connect back together.
  1. 'I would like to reassure the public we are working flat out to restore services, but some may not be reconnected until Monday.'
  2. 'By Wednesday morning all the properties had been visited again, and all but 54 premises, where householders were not home, were reconnected.'
  3. 'At the invitation of the landowner, and following a consultation with the Environment Agency, the organisation took on the task of reconnecting the tributary to its parent river.'
  4. 'But today's markets are reconnecting people to the food they eat, he said.'
  5. 'As unnerving as they may be, Fischer says nightmares are a useful and healthy response to trauma, as they reconnect us to our emotions.'
  6. 'He then offers to pick up a part to fix the car and on his return he pretends to install it, but just reconnects the loosened wires before asking the owner to cover the cost of the part.'
  7. 'But by yesterday afternoon 1,500 properties were reconnected and the last 400 were due to be connected last night.'
  8. 'Power was restored to most of the affected homes in the west and south of the town as well as in Wistow and Cawood within two hours, though 100 properties had to wait a further two hours before they were reconnected.'
  9. 'The system was quickly reconnected and many of the 80 guests at the dinner dance, who included mayors from seven other Wiltshire towns, were unaware why the lights had temporarily stopped.'
  10. 'Well, we've twice before reported how scientists in Perth have reconnected the severed optic nerves of fish and frogs.'
  11. 'However, it is worth asking whether the reason we all agonise fairly ineffectively about reconnecting the public with the political process is that, in truth, politics itself does not matter that much any more.'
  12. 'By Wednesday morning all but 54 homes were reconnected.'
  13. 'in order to keep your marriage healthy, it is important to reconnect as mature individuals'
  14. 'Either way, you probably won't regret the effort you made to reconnect with an old friend.'
  15. 'That's the challenge now: how can you reconnect with other people?'
  16. 'She sought recovery from her addictions, cleansed her mind and soul, rebuilt her life, resurrected her career and reconnected with her children and family.'
  17. 'By buying direct from the farmer at the markets, the consumer reconnects with their community and environment in a very intimate way.'
  18. 'Not having written for pleasure since university, I felt as if I was reconnecting with an important part of myself, which had lain dormant for far too long.'
  19. 'I commented that since I was newly single, and trying to get out more, it was so nice to reconnect with old friends.'
  20. 'In addition, many participants reconnected with former campers and established new relationships with staff members that were former campers and counselors.'
  21. 'Now home in South Bend, Indiana, Weatherspoon reconnects with his family and struggles with the effects of combat.'
  22. 'Almost single-handedly, he reconnected with the positive and idealistic instincts of middle-class Americans.'
  23. 'I always think of Rachel with loving thoughts and hope that we will reconnect soon.'

More definitions

1. to join, link, or fasten together; unite or bind: to connect the two cities by a bridge; Communication satellites connect the local stations into a network.

2. to establish communication between; put in communication: Operator, will you please connect me with Mr. Jones?

3. to have as an accompanying or associated feature: pleasures connected with music.

4. to cause to be associated, as in a personal or business relationship: to connect oneself with a group

More examples(as adjective)

"lines can be reconnected."

Origin

(connect)