connection

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/kəˈnɛkʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kəˈnɛkʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kə nekshən)

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connection

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [poor, secure, fast, slow, good, stable] internet connection
  2. your connection is not secure
  3. the internet connection is too [slow, unstable]
  4. lost connection for some reason
  5. the connection dropped
  6. how's your connection?
  7. [get, establish] a connection
  8. a [Wi-Fi, DSL, dial-up] connection
  9. connection between [terminals, devices]
  10. [secure, check] the wire connections
  11. has a lot of business connections
  12. take advantage of her (business) connections
  13. used his connections to...
  14. [got, landed] the job through (her) connections
  15. they have a special connection
  16. [researchers, investigators] found a connection (between)
  17. [researchers] suspect a connection (between)
  18. in connection to the [crimes, murders]
  19. there is a connection between the [crimes]
  20. are looking for a connection (between)
  21. found a connection (between)
  22. [suggests, indicates] a connection (between)
  23. there is (not) [thought, believed] to be a connection (between)
  24. it is not [thought] that there is any connection (between)
  25. was arrested for his connection to the [crimes]
  26. was [questioned, arrested] in connection to the [crimes]
  27. take a [ferry, plane, train] connection
  28. the onward connection to [London, Frankfurt]
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