verb (used with object)
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Origin of cord
OTHER WORDS FROM cordcorder, nouncordlike, adjective
Words nearby cord
Example sentences from the Web for cord
The firm claims that the prototype's supposedly functional dashboard display was powered by an extension cord snaking up from under the stage.Nikola stock craters after chairman fails to rebut fraud allegations|Timothy B. Lee|September 11, 2020|Ars Technica
Drivers will have to find places to charge their vehicles, which is trickier than fueling up at a gas station, especially if you don’t live in a place where you can just run an extension cord from your house out to your car.Uber Wants to Go All-Electric by 2030. It Won’t Be Easy|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|September 10, 2020|Singularity Hub
Yet retinoic acid signaling was thought to be essential for making a brain, nerve cord and other vital features.By Losing Genes, Life Often Evolved More Complexity|Viviane Callier|September 1, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Musk said he wants to eventually conduct a clinical trial on people who suffer from tetraplegia, a type of paralysis caused by spinal cord injuries.Elon Musk shows off Neuralink brain implant technology in a living pig|jonathanvanian2015|August 29, 2020|Fortune
This Ranvoo bag is perfect for your high schooler, as it fits up to a 15-inch laptop, has a cord for phone charging, and provides a dedicated headphone jack that allows for listening on the go.
The popular snack has also struck a cord with Paleo dieters, according to Lewis.
The length of the cord that connects a user's equipment should not be relevant.
Reluctantly, the stewardess fetches the cord, and Willie finishes lashing the vintage Gibsons into position.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band|Grover Lewis|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Today consumers react by cutting the cord and switching to cheaper alternatives.Amazon Stock May Be Up, but the Company Still Doesn’t Make Any Money|Daniel Gross|October 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And just now they are starting to cut the cord on cable service to the home.
At the mouth of the sack was a fortunate piece of cord, threaded through a circle of ragged holes.The House by the River|A. P. Herbert
But he noticed the cord and gently untied it, so that the boy slept on undisturbed.In God's Garden|Amy Steedman
String the pieces of cord through a ring, taking care that the ends are of the same length.Construction Work for Rural and Elementary Schools|Virginia McGaw
He thought of ways by which he might cut the cord, but it seemed hopeless.Ted Strong's Motor Car|Edward C. Taylor
Miss Lombard advanced and placed her hand on a cord hidden behind the velvet curtain.The Early Short Fiction of Edith Wharton, Part 1 (of 10)|Edith Wharton