Definitions of linked

  1. connected by a link, as railway cars or trailer trucks
  2. Connected by links; link- motion, an apparatus for reversing steam- engines.

Usage examples for linked

  1. As he came down the steps, his arm linked in that of the Celebrity, his attitude towards his wife was both apologetic and defiant. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  2. The maids retired reluctantly and Foyle linked his arm affectionately in that of Grell. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  3. It was a question to be warmly debated in parliament; and this, after the manner in which great public and little private interests, in the chain of human events, are continually linked together, proved of important consequence to me and my love affairs. – Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond] by Maria Edgeworth
  4. I don't want your name linked with mine; that's why I am sorry you came here, that's why you must never come here again. – The Just and the Unjust by Vaughan Kester
  5. Massinger's art was not only less reckless than Fletcher's; it was linked to a serious moral view of human affairs. – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike
  6. " Such," he says, " is concentration reasonably understood- not huddled together like a drove of sheep, but distributed with a regard to a common purpose, and linked together by the effectual energy of a single will." – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett
  7. Her religion was linked with terrible memories, with cruel struggles, with hateful scenes of violence. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  8. She now linked her arm in Gertrude's, and made her the companion of her survey. – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  9. Because my art, and my heart too, tells me that your fortunes and his are linked together. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  10. See how near death is to life, a wheel within a wheel, two rings linked together. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  11. For with him and his fortunes were linked the hopes of a restoration of Catholicism. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  12. A man who had known little of earth's romance, or of the tenderness of life, and yet who understood it, now it was face to face with him, and could appreciate the loneliness of her whose life had become linked with his own. – Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3) by Frederick William Robinson
  13. But Editha's fate was too closely linked to his own to render her knowledge of that truth dangerous to de Chavasse: therefore, with him it was merely a sense of profound satisfaction that someone would henceforth share his secret with him. – The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Baroness Orczy
  14. Large masses of earth had given way, and these had formed ledges which, in turn, had somehow become linked together, and it was possible to climb down these. – A Mummer's Wife by George Moore
  15. Then with a merry laugh over the result, they linked arms and marched up to bed, with one exception a little disappointed, perhaps, but happy nevertheless. – Tabitha at Ivy Hall by Ruth Alberta Brown
  16. Then, linked arm- in- arm across the full breadth of the pavement, they went off, the whole six of them, clad in light colors, with ribbons tied around their bare heads. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  17. In those days, Guernsey was, as it were, a large family; and the society of the upper classes was linked in a small, but a select and happy, circle, interested in each other's welfare. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez, Vol. I by Sir John Ross
  18. And you laughed, and said that it- linked us- together. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  19. Nothing contented him so much as being allowed to sit by my side with his arm linked through mine, and he would resist any attempt I made to go away. – Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert A. Sterndale
  20. De Craye saw Clara's look as her father and Willoughby went aside thus linked. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith