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Definition of sync verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

sync

 verb
(also synch) verb
BrE BrE//sɪŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sɪŋk//
 
(informal) [transitive, intransitive] = synchronize sync something (up) (to/with something) The live music isn't synced to the visuals. When you update your iPod, all your podcasts will be synced up with your player. How do I sync email across all my devices? sync (up) with/to something Bluetooth technology will enable a cell phone to sync with a car's stereo speaker.Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they sync
BrE BrE//sɪŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sɪŋk//
 
he / she / it syncs
BrE BrE//sɪŋks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sɪŋks//
 
past simple synced
BrE BrE//sɪŋkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sɪŋkt//
 
past participle synced
BrE BrE//sɪŋkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sɪŋkt//
 
-ing form syncing
BrE BrE//ˈsɪŋkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɪŋkɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin 1920s: abbreviation.