Meaning of “and” - Learner’s Dictionary

and

conjunction us uk strong /ænd/ weak /ənd, ən/
the kings and queens of Englanda knife and forkShe leaned forward and whispered in my ear.He got out of his car and ran towards the house.She was my little sister and I looked after her.
JOIN

A1 used to join two words or two parts of a sentence:

We were tired and hungry.
Tim lives in Brighton and Anne in Oxford.
AFTER

A1 used to say that one thing happens after another thing:

I got dressed and had my breakfast.
SO

so:

The car wouldn't start and I had to get a taxi.
AFTER VERB mainly UK

A2 used instead of 'to' after some verbs, such as 'try' and 'go':

Try and eat something.
NUMBERS

A1 used when saying or adding numbers:

It cost a hundred and twenty pounds.
Two and three equals five.
EMPHASIZE

B1 used between two words that are the same to make their meaning stronger:

(Definition of “and” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)