Associations to the word «Connection»


CONNECTION, noun. (uncountable) The act of connecting.
CONNECTION, noun. The point at which two or more things are connected.
CONNECTION, noun. A feeling of understanding and ease of communication between two or more people.
CONNECTION, noun. An established communications or transportation link.
CONNECTION, noun. (transport) A transfer from one transportation vehicle to another in scheduled transportation service
CONNECTION, noun. A kinship relationship between people.

Dictionary definition

CONNECTION, noun. A relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it); "there was a connection between eating that pickle and having that nightmare".
CONNECTION, noun. The state of being connected; "the connection between church and state is inescapable".
CONNECTION, noun. An instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers".
CONNECTION, noun. (usually plural) a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship); "he has powerful connections".
CONNECTION, noun. The process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination; "conditioning is a form of learning by association".
CONNECTION, noun. A connecting shape.
CONNECTION, noun. A supplier (especially of narcotics).
CONNECTION, noun. Shifting from one form of transportation to another; "the plane was late and he missed his connection in Atlanta".
CONNECTION, noun. The act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication); "the joining of hands around the table"; "there was a connection via the internet".

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