Synonyms and Antonyms of connection
the fact or state of having something in common
- the endless debate about the connection between class size and test scores
materiality, pertinence, relevance
bond, link, tie
affiliation, alliance, union
alikeness, community, likeness, resemblance, similarity
accordance, agreement, conformity, congruity, correspondence
a place where two or more things are united
- There's a problem at the connection where the outside wire is hooked up to the inside wiring.
an acquaintance who has influence especially in the business or political world
- I have a connection in Hollywood who might be able to get you a part in a movie.
big shot, bigwig, somebody, VIP
arbiter, arbitrator, conciliator, go-between, intercessor, intermediary, interposer, mediator, middleman, peacemaker
the act or an instance of joining two or more things into one
- That bridge is the only connection between the island and the mainland.
combination, combining, connecting, consolidation, coupling, junction, linking, merger, merging, unification, union
agglomeration, amalgamation, blend, coalescence, commingling, compounding, fusion, intermingling, intermixture, mingling, mix, mixture, synthesis
the fact or state of being pertinent
- That last comment of yours has no connection with what we've been talking about for the last hour.
the state of having shared interests or efforts (as in social or business matters)
- In a truly secular society there is no connection between church and state.
affiliation, alliance, association, collaboration, confederation, cooperation, hookup, liaison, linkup, partnership, relation, relationship, tie-up, union
business, dealings, interaction
exchange, interconnection, interrelation, mutualism, reciprocity, symbiosis
incorporation, integration, merger, unification
affinity, attachment, closeness, intimacy, rapport, sympathy
kinship, oneness, solidarity, togetherness, unity
companionship, company, fellowship
bed, cahoots, league
an assignment at which one regularly works for pay
- He enjoyed self-employment and never wanted a connection with a big company.
business, employ, employment, occupation, profession
calling, pursuit, trade, vocation
career, lifework, practice (also practise)
duty, mission, posting, service, task