part of speech: verb

inflections: joins, joining, joined

definition 1: to put, bring, or fasten together.

  • Let’s join hands and sing songs.

synonyms: connect, couple, fasten, fix, link

antonyms: divide, part, separate

definition 2: to become a member of.

  • Will you join the Girl Scouts this year?

definition 3: to come into the company of, or go along with.

  • Will you be joining us for dinner?

definition 4: to come together; be in contact; meet.

  • The trail joins with the main road just past your house.

antonyms: part, separate

definition 5: to take part in with others (often followed by “in”).

  • If you want to play, you can join in anytime.

synonyms: participate