chain - definitions and synonyms

chain verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : connect or arrange into a chain by linking

  2. English Meaning: 

    : fasten or secure with chains

    Example Sentenses:

    • Chain the chairs together

chain noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : a series of things depending on each other as if linked together

    Example Sentenses:

    • the chain of command

    • a complicated concatenation of circumstances

    Synonyms:

    concatenation
  2. English Meaning: 

    : (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)

    Synonyms:

    chemical chain
  3. English Meaning: 

    : a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament

  4. English Meaning: 

    : (business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership

  5. English Meaning: 

    : anything that acts as a restraint

  6. English Meaning: 

    : a unit of length

  7. ( also written as Chain )

    English Meaning: 

    : British biochemist (born in Germany) who isolated and purified penicillin, which had been discovered in 1928 by Sir Alexander Fleming (1906-1979)

  8. English Meaning: 

    : a series of hills or mountains

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    سلسلہ - پہاڑی سلسلہ - کوہستانی سلسلہ - پہاڑی قطار -

    Example Sentenses:

    • the valley was between two ranges of hills

    • the plains lay just beyond the mountain range

  9. English Meaning: 

    : a linked or connected series of objects

    Example Sentenses:

    • a chain of daisies

  10. English Meaning: 

    : a necklace made by stringing objects together

    Example Sentenses:

    • a string of beads

    • a strand of pearls

    Synonyms:

    strand / string