Definition of 'connection'
Example sentences containing 'connection'
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He got a good connection on the corner. The Sun (2016)The connection between the two is their prodigious smoking. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The balloons would beam internet connections down to the ground and pass them between one another. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That connection was too close for comfort. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Human beings want relationships with brands - an emotional connection. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The relationship, the connection deepens. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I grew to love Pittsburgh and have a deep connection with that place. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The story they tell you is mainly an internal story, a game of poetic connections between one part of the sculpture and the next. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is already a disconnect between what’s available online and what my broadband connection can provide, and that’s where having a symmetrical fibre connection helps. Computing (2010)We rarely lose sight of the connection between the two. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)It is known for its good connections to industry and its emphasis on balancing theory and practice. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You arrive at an airport for a flight connection but the timing is tight. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Meeting face to face helps to cement connections. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Twelve people charged in connection with the alleged plot are in custody. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You get a little bit at the end that provides a connection. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Why is your connection with that country so strong? The Sun (2011)Only one connection with the universe outside himself remained. The Broken God (1993)This suggests that evolution simply needed to give humanity better connections between brain modules to boost intelligence. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Our connection continues to grow and our hunger continues to grow. The Sun (2015)You always have a connection to that place. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She was eccentric and expressive and we found a strong emotional connection. The Sun (2009)Premium manufacturers have led the push for internet connections in cars. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is a close connection between love and success. The Sun (2010)There has to be a strong connection. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Good political connections have helped them to flourish. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Most pastors provide counseling to church members as well as persons having no direct connection with the church. Christianity Today (2000)More must be done to improve access, including direct rail connections. Times, Sunday Times (2007)As her film unfolds, a number of historical parallels and odd connections emerge to link past and present. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Most of the half million passengers who missed holiday flights, connections or business appointments yesterday will end up paying for the disruption themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'connection'
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Translations for 'connection'
British English: connection /kəˈnɛkʃən/ NOUN
A connection is a relationship between two people, groups, or things.
I have no connection with the police.
- American English: connection
- Arabic: اِرْتِباط
- Brazilian Portuguese: conexão
- Chinese: 连接
- Croatian: veza
- Czech: spojitost
- Danish: forbindelse
- Dutch: verbinding aansluiting
- European Spanish: conexión
- Finnish: yhteys
- French: connexion
- German: Verbindung
- Greek: σχέση
- Italian: connessione
- Japanese: 関係
- Korean: 연결
- Norwegian: forbindelse
- Polish: związek
- European Portuguese: conexão
- Romanian: legătură
- Russian: связь
- Spanish: conexión
- Swedish: anslutning förbindelse
- Thai: ความสัมพันธ์กัน
- Turkish: bağlantı
- Ukrainian: зв'язок
- Vietnamese: mối quan hệ
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