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Translation of "join" - English-Spanish dictionary

join

verb   /dʒɔɪn/
A2 to become a member of an organization ingresar (en) He joined the army when he was 18.
A2 to do something or go somewhere with someone unirse a Would you like to join us for dinner?
B1 to fasten or connect things together unir, juntar Join the ends together with glue.
B1 to meet at a particular point unirse, tocarse This is the point where the two rivers join.
→  Phrasal verbs join in (something)
noun   /dʒɔɪn/ UK
the place where two or more things are fastened together junta
(Definition of join from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

join

verb /dʒoin/
(often with up, onetc) to put together or connect juntar, unir The electrician joined the wires (up) wrongly You must join this piece (on) to that piece He joined the two stories together to make a play The island is joined to the mainland by a sandbank at low tide.
to connect (two points) eg by a line, as in geometry unir Join point A to point B.
to become a member of (a group) hacerser socio de, afiliarse She was thinking of joining the tennis club.
(sometimes with up) to meet and come together (with) juntarse, confluir This lane joins the main road Do you know where the two rivers join? They joined up with us for the remainder of the holiday.
to come into the company of reunirse con, unirse a I’ll join you later in the restaurant.
join forces
to come together for united work or action aunar esfuerzos We would do better if we joined forces (with each other).
join hands
to clasp one another’s hands (eg for dancing) cogerse de las manos Join hands with your partner They joined hands in a ring.
join in phrasal verb
to take part (in) participar, intervenir en We’re playing a game – do join in! He would not join in the dancee.
join up phrasal verb
to become a member of an armed force alistarse He joined up in 1940.
(Definition of join from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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