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Synonyms for connection
kəˈnɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. connection, connexion, connectedness(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"

    Synonyms:
    link, connector, connexion, connecter, association, connective, connectedness, joining

  2. connection, link, connectedness(noun)

    the state of being connected

    "the connection between church and state is inescapable"

    Synonyms:
    connective, linkup, connexion, tie, tie-in, inter-group communication, liaison, data link, joining, radio link, link, connectedness, association, nexus, connector, connecter, contact

  3. connection, connexion, connector, connecter, connective(noun)

    an instrumentality that connects

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

    Synonyms:
    link, continuative, connector, connexion, connecter, association, conjunctive, conjunction, connective, connectedness, joining

  4. 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"

    Synonyms:
    link, connector, connexion, connecter, association, connective, connectedness, joining

  5. association, connection, connexion(noun)

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

    "conditioning is a form of learning by association"

    Synonyms:
    tie-up, link, tie, connexion, connecter, affiliation, connector, connective, connectedness, joining, association

  6. connection, connexion, link(noun)

    a connecting shape

    Synonyms:
    connective, linkup, connexion, tie, tie-in, inter-group communication, liaison, data link, joining, radio link, link, connectedness, association, nexus, connector, connecter, contact

  7. connection(noun)

    a supplier (especially of narcotics)

    Synonyms:
    link, connector, connexion, connecter, association, connective, connectedness, joining

  8. connection, connexion(noun)

    shifting from one form of transportation to another

    "the plane was late and he missed his connection in Atlanta"

    Synonyms:
    link, connector, connexion, connecter, association, connective, connectedness, joining

  9. joining, connection, connexion(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"

    Synonyms:
    link, connector, connexion, connecter, association, connective, connectedness, joining

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. connection

    We speak of an alliance of nations, a club of pleasure-seekers, a community of Shakers, a company of soldiers or of friends, a confederacy, confederation, federation, or union of separate states under one general government, a partnership or company of business men, a conjunction of planets. The whole body of Freemasons constitute a fraternity; one of their local organizations is called a lodge. A corporation or company is formed for purposes of business; an association or society (tho also incorporated) is for learning, literature, benevolence, religion, etc. Compare ASSOCIATE; ACQUAINTANCE; FRIENDSHIP.

    Synonyms:
    alliance, association, club, community, companionship, company, confederacy, confederation, conjunction, corporation, familiarity, federation, fellowship, fraternity, friendship, lodge, participation, partnership, society, union

    Antonyms:
    disintegration, independence, isolation, separation, solitude

    Preposition:
    An association of scholars for the advancement of knowledge; association with the good is ennobling.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. connection

    Synonyms:
    junction, conjunction, union, association, concatenation, relation, affinity, relevance, intercourse, communication, unarm an, relationship, kindred

    Antonyms:
    disconnection, disjunction, dissociation, independence, irrelevance, disunion

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. connection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    union, alliance, junction, association, dependence

  2. connection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    intercourse, communication, commerce

  3. connection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    affinity, relationship

  4. connection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    kinsman, relative, relation, kindred

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. connection(n)

    Synonyms:
    union, alliance, relationship, junction, conjunction, affiliation, association, filiation, implication, relative, relation, kinsman, bond, tie, link, coupling vinculum

    Antonyms:
    disconnection, detachment, isolation, incoherence

How to pronounce connection?

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Karen
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Australian
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How to say connection in sign language?

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How to use connection in a sentence?

  1. Kathleen King:

    I think a lot of it has to do with the connection to our past, whether it was a grandmother, a mother, a place visited, a summer home or family time. It's also usually the first cookie every child learned how to make, and so I think there's a tremendous emotional attachment and remembrance with the chocolate chip cookie, lifestyles are changing, but that connection is still hanging on.

  2. Health Minister J.P. Nadda:

    We have told them very clearly that tobacco has got a direct connection with cancer.

  3. Fernando Machado:

    Sometimes someone has a poor connection, or maybe one specific restaurant out of 14,000 may not have been geolocated properly or somebody tried to redeem the coupon during breakfast.

  4. Doug Baldwin:

    The receivers still come over to my house. Theyve been over to the house a couple of times so I still have that connection with them, im still present when they need me to be. I think most guys who retired say that, what they miss most is the locker room.

  5. Pallav Kanti Ghosh:

    We have arrested three people from Kolkata and two from Gaya in Bihar in connection with the incident.


Translations for connection

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  • صلة, علاقةArabic
  • свързване, връзка, съединениеBulgarian
  • spojeníCzech
  • forbindelseDanish
  • Anschluss, VerbindungGerman
  • ανταπόκριση, σύνδεσηGreek
  • komunikiĝo, interligiteco, konekto, kunligoEsperanto
  • confianza, conexión, llamada, vinculaciónSpanish
  • seos, seostamine, ühendus, ühendamineEstonian
  • اتصالPersian
  • jatkoyhteys, yhteys, yhdistäminenFinnish
  • connexion, rapport, correspondance, complicité, lienFrench
  • חיבור, קשר, קישורHebrew
  • संबंधHindi
  • hubungan, koneksiIndonesian
  • connessione, coincidenzaItalian
  • חיבורHebrew
  • 連結, 連絡, 関係, 通信, 縁故, 結合Japanese
  • nexusLatin
  • jungtis, ryšys, sujungimasLithuanian
  • moumourangaMāori
  • penyambunganMalay
  • verbinding, connectieDutch
  • conexão, junção, ligaçãoPortuguese
  • legătură, conexiune, relație, joncțiune, conectare, îmbinare, legare, unireRomanian
  • пересадка, связь, соединениеRussian
  • förbindelseSwedish
  • సంధానంTelugu
  • bağlantı, aktarma, bağ, bağlanmaTurkish
  • کنکشنUrdu

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