1. a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it);
2. the state of being connected;
3. an instrumentality that connects;
4. (usually plural) a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship);
5. the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination;
6. a connecting shape
7. a supplier (especially of narcotics)
8. shifting from one form of transportation to another;
9. the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication);
A man is being questioned in connection with the robbery.
It is easy to discern a connection between high rents and the lack of housing.
The radio wasn't working because of a loose connection in the wires.
There is no lack of precedents in this connection.
The object of these experiments was to find the connection, if any, between the two phenomena.
She is a connection of mine.
Viewed in connection with his mistakes, shouldn't this make one wide awake?
How long will the connection of the telephone take?
Two suspects are now being interrogated in connection with the killing.
There is no connection between them.
There is a faulty connection in the fusebox.
What is the connection between the two ideas?
This faulty connection is the source of the engine trouble.
Factoring in connection with automobile installment accounts is a big business today.
Scientists have established a connection between cholesterol levels and heart disease.
an inextricable connection between the past and the present
There was no evidence of a connection between BSE and the brain diseases recently confirmed in cats.
The police have taken him in for questioning in connection with the murder of a girl.
The minister denied there was a direct connection between the two issues.
The book explores the connection between American ethnic and regional literatures.
Scientific work is differentiated from art by its necessary connection with the idea of progress.
A man is being questioned by police in connection with an attack on a disabled woman.
Police arrested five young men in connection with one of the attacks.
It is the 100th anniversary of his death. We here are having very great celebrations in this connection.
"Well, he did have a sort of family connection with it, didn't he." — "Oh yes. Rather."
He has denied any connection to the bombing.
The bank shall be entitled to debit the amount of such liability and all costs incurred in connection with it to your account.
I said, "Well what time'llI get to Leeds?" and he said such and such a time but I missed my connection.
Tourism is an industry that has a necessarily close connection with governments.
in connection with
with reference to; concerning
detectives are questioning two men in connection with alleged criminal damage.
in this or that connection
with reference to this (or that)
the local Marine Surveyor should be able to assist in this connection.
relation kin kinsfolk and family cognate sib kith relative kinsman agnate blood in-law consanguinity relative-in-law sibling people relationship tie kinship
concatenation chain buckle commissure seam articulation connective pivot welt clasp rabbet clamp coupler knot joint joiner bond hinge latch linkage suture tie link coupling yoke
connecting accouplement coupling conjugation splicing conjuncture bordering marriage joinder conjunction binding joining junction union conjoining collocation juncture linking bonding skirting edging juxtaposition yoking unification abutting uniting meeting
knowledge intercourse act copulation coitus venery love sex carnal mating coition sexual intimacy of
tie-in association affiliation relatedness dependence attachment relationship
consolidation sorority cluster clique order society coterie confederation merger circle federation entente cabal bund combination fraternity amalgamation conspiracy alliance league
germaneness pertinence coherence applicability congruity adhesion cohesion congruence appositeness harmoniousness relevance conformity adherence consistency harmony affinity rapport congruousness connectedness relevancy uniformity
coalescence abuttal confluence abutment focalization intersection nexus
There is relatively little information about connection, maybe you can watch a bilingual story to relax your mood, I wish you a happy day!
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