Definitions for connection

Definitions for (noun) connection

Main entry: joining, connection, connexion

Definition: the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)

Usage: the joining of hands around the table; there was a connection via the internet

Main entry: connection, connexion

Definition: shifting from one form of transportation to another

Usage: the plane was late and he missed his connection in Atlanta

Main entry: connecter, connection, connective, connector, connexion

Definition: an instrumentality that connects

Usage: he soldered the connection; he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers

Main entry: association, connection, connexion

Definition: the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination

Usage: conditioning is a form of learning by association

Main entry: connection

Definition: a supplier (especially of narcotics)

Main entry: connection

Definition: (usually plural) a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship)

Usage: he has powerful connections

Main entry: connectedness, connection, connexion

Definition: a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it)

Usage: there was a connection between eating that pickle and having that nightmare

Main entry: link, connection, connexion

Definition: a connecting shape

Main entry: link, connectedness, connection

Definition: the state of being connected

Usage: the connection between church and state is inescapable

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