- synchronization: The picture and the soundtrack were out of sync.
- harmony or harmonious relationship: Management wants to be in sync with the client's wishes.
- to synchronize; harmonize.
Origin of sync
Examples from the Web for synch
But the windows in the blazing sunshine were dressed in dark winter clothes which made the town seem even more out of synch.No Movie Stars, No Red Carpet, But Off-Season Cannes Is Still Magic
September 15, 2014
Their musical tastes were in synch, and Letterman was deeply knowledgeable, Shaffer says.Paul Shaffer's Life With Letterman
August 29, 2014
On all these issues, Hagel's views are out of synch with current U.S. policy.What Hagel tells us about Obama
December 27, 2012
The New Moon, Wednesday, focuses on finances, as you get in synch with a loved one or partner over shared investments.The Stars Predict Your Week
Starsky + Cox
October 22, 2011
When the synch is to be relaxed, it is only necessary to pull on the free end to set all free.
To tighten the synch by drawing the two ends together, a long strip of well-greased thong is used.
- an informal word for synchronize
- an informal word for synchronizationin sync; out of sync See synchronization
Word Origin and History for synch
1929, shortened form of synchronization (see synchronize). Originally in reference to soundtracks and pictures in the movies. Sense of "be in agreement, coincide" first recorded 1961 in in sync.