L l


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [lingks]
    • /lɪŋks/
    • /lɪŋks/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [lingks]
    • /lɪŋks/

Definitions of links word

  • abbreviation Technical meaning of LINKS link 3
  • noun links a torch, especially of tow and pitch. 1
  • noun links A golf course. 1
  • noun Definition of links in Technology 1.   (file system)   hard link or symbolic link. 2.   (hypertext)   hypertext link. 1
  • noun plural links (as modifier) 0
  • noun plural links undulating sandy ground near the shore 0

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Origin of links

First appearance:

before 1100
One of the 6% oldest English words
before 1100; Middle English lynkys slopes, Old English hlincas, plural of hlinc rising ground, equivalent to hlin(ian) to lean1, bend (akin to Greek klī́nein to cause to slope) + -k suffix

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Parts of speech for Links


links popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 84% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

links usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for links

noun links

  • connection — A connection is a relationship between two things, people, or groups.
  • connexions — Plural form of connexion.
  • connections — the people owning or controlling a racehorse
  • fairway — an unobstructed passage, way, or area.
  • front nine — the first nine holes on an eighteen-hole course.

Antonyms for links

noun links

  • lines — a thickness of glue, as between two veneers in a sheet of plywood.

verb links

  • disconnects — Plural form of disconnect.
  • divides — Separate or be separated into parts.
  • divorces — Plural form of divorce.
  • parts — a portion or division of a whole that is separate or distinct; piece, fragment, fraction, or section; constituent: the rear part of the house; to glue the two parts together.

Top questions with links

  • how to remove links from watch?
  • how to remove watch links?
  • how to take links out of a watch?
  • how to remove links from a watch?
  • what does links mean?
  • how to cook sausage links?
  • what is a links golf course?

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