plugged-in

[pluhgd-in]
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adjective Informal.

closely connected; in touch with what is going on; informed; involved: He's one of the more plugged-in advisers at State House.

Nearby words

  1. plug-in,
  2. plug-ugly,
  3. plugboard,
  4. plugged,
  5. plugged in, be,
  6. plugger,
  7. plughole,
  8. plugola,
  9. plugugly,
  10. plum

Origin of plugged-in

1955–60, for literal sense

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British Dictionary definitions for plugged-in

plugged-in

adjective

slang up-to-date; abreast of the times
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