- A word used to connect clauses or sentences or to coordinate words in the same clause (e.g. and, but, or).
- An event or circumstance that happens at the same time as or in connection with another.
Late middle english: via old french from latin conjunctio(n-), from con- 'together' + jungere 'to join'.
- The conjunction 'and' is used to join two independent clauses.
- The conjunction of the two events was highly coincidental.
- The conjunction of the planets in the night sky was a sight to behold.
- The conjunction of their talents led to a successful project.
- The conjunction of their ideas resulted in a new approach to the problem.