Translation of "join" - English-Spanish dictionary

join

verb uk /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 uk /dʒɔɪn/ UK

the place where two or more things are fastened together

junta

(Translation 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.

(Translation of “join” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)