• (n.) A torch made of tow and pitch, or the like.
  • (n.) A single ring or division of a chain.
  • (n.) Hence: Anything, whether material or not, which binds together, or connects, separate things; a part of a connected series; a tie; a bond.
  • (n.) Anything doubled and closed like a link; as, a link of horsehair.
  • (n.) Any one of the several elementary pieces of a mechanism, as the fixed frame, or a rod, wheel, mass of confined liquid, etc., by which relative motion of other parts is produced and constrained.
  • (n.) Any intermediate rod or piece for transmitting force or motion, especially a short connecting rod with a bearing at each end; specifically (Steam Engine), the slotted bar, or connecting piece, to the opposite ends of which the eccentric rods are jointed, and by means of which the movement of the valve is varied, in a link motion.
  • (n.) The length of one joint of Gunter's chain, being the hundredth part of it, or 7.92 inches, the chain being 66 feet in length. Cf. Chain, n., 4.
  • (n.) A bond of affinity, or a unit of valence between atoms; -- applied to a unit of chemical force or attraction.
  • (n.) Sausages; -- because linked together.
  • (v. t.) To connect or unite with a link or as with a link; to join; to attach; to unite; to couple.
  • (v. i.) To be connected.

Compare link with other words:

link vs. relationship

link vs. refer

bink vs. link

lick vs. link

link vs. tink

hink vs. link

link vs. zink

ling vs. link

lin vs. link

link vs. rink

clink vs. link

lind vs. link

link vs. lino

link vs. slink

dink vs. link

link vs. lint

blink vs. link

kink vs. link

link vs. sink

link vs. oink

lank vs. link

link vs. mink

ink vs. link

line vs. link

link vs. pink

attach vs. link

frank vs. link

air vs. link

ach vs. link

link vs. segment

link vs. weld

contact vs. link

combination vs. link

enlink vs. link

chainwork vs. link

interchain vs. link

engage vs. link

incorporate vs. link

elaborate vs. link

formation vs. link

link vs. set

determine vs. link

link vs. support

link vs. tie

bound vs. link

link vs. union

link vs. wink

link vs. win

again vs. link

link vs. piece

link vs. matching

fora vs. link

lever vs. link

communication vs. link

combine vs. link

link vs. nim

interlink vs. link

colligate vs. link

link vs. unlink

link vs. linking

falsity vs. link

link vs. linked

link vs. mechanism

hydrate vs. link

kiln vs. link

link vs. yoke

link vs. relation

link vs. reference

link vs. nexus

link vs. smart

link vs. trip

link vs. skip

link vs. linkman

link vs. linkboy

link vs. torch

correlation vs. link

direct vs. link

link vs. linkage

connect vs. link

atom vs. link

link vs. unit

link vs. valence

bond vs. link

affinity vs. link

knot vs. link

disjoint vs. link

bus vs. link

link vs. space

link vs. thing

event vs. link

link vs. person

connection vs. link

link vs. place

key vs. link

interest vs. link

juxtaposition vs. link

chain vs. link

home vs. link

link vs. seat

assign vs. link