Meaning of CONNECTION in English

n. also: connexion


1) to establish, make a ~

2) to break, sever a ~

3) a close, intimate; foreign; international; loose, tenuous ~

4) a ~ between; to; with (there was no ~ between the two phenomena; to have a ~ with smb.)

5) in a certain ~ (in this ~; in ~ with the other matter)



6) business; professional; social ~s

transfer during a trip

7) to make; miss a ~

linking of two telephones

8) to get a ~


9) to have ~s ('to have influential supporters')

The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations.      Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям.