Connection vs. Relationship

Connection vs. Relationship — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Connection and Relationship

Connectionnoun

The act of connecting.

Relationshipnoun

The condition or fact of being related; connection or association.

Connectionnoun

The state of being connected.

Relationshipnoun

Connection by blood or marriage; kinship.

Connectionnoun

One that connects; a link

made a connection between the two pipes.

Relationshipnoun

A particular type of connection existing between people related to or having dealings with each other

has a close relationship with his siblings.
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Connectionnoun

An association or relationship

an obvious connection between the two crimes.

Relationshipnoun

A romantic or sexual involvement.

Connectionnoun

The logical or intelligible ordering of words or ideas; coherence.

Relationshipnoun

Connection or association; the condition of being related.

Connectionnoun

Reference or relation to something else; context

In this connection, the agreement can be seen as a step toward peace.

Relationshipnoun

(mathematics) The links between the x-values and y-values of ordered pairs of numbers especially coordinates.

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Connectionnoun

A person, especially one of influence or importance, with whom one is associated, as by kinship or common interests

used her connections to land a job.

Relationshipnoun

Kinship; being related by blood or marriage.

Connectionnoun

A conveyance or scheduled run providing continuing service between means of transportation

missed my connection in Miami.

Relationshipnoun

A romantic or sexual involvement.

Why are they being mean to her just because she wants a relationship with him?

Connectionnoun

A physical link, such as by wire or fiber-optic cable, between two or more points in a telecommunications system

established a connection to the internet.

Relationshipnoun

A way in which two or more people behave and are involved with each other

I have a good working relationship with my boss.

Connectionnoun

A means or channel of communication

couldn't hear due to the bad phone connection.

Relationshipnoun

(music) The level or degree of affinity between keys, chords and tones.

Connectionnoun

A drug dealer.

Relationshipnoun

a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness);

the relationship between mothers and their children

Connectionnoun

A purchase of illegal drugs.

Relationshipnoun

a state of connectedness between people (especially an emotional connection);

he didn't want his wife to know of the relationship

Connectionnoun

(uncountable) The act of connecting.

Relationshipnoun

a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries

Connectionnoun

The point at which two or more things are connected.

the connection between overeating and obesityMy headache has no connection with me going out last night.

Relationshipnoun

state of relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

Connectionnoun

A feeling of understanding and ease of communication between two or more people.

As we were the only people in the room to laugh at the joke, I felt a connection between us.

Connectionnoun

An established communications or transportation link.

computers linked by a network connectionI was talking to him, but there was lightning and we lost the connection.

Connectionnoun

(transport) A transfer from one transportation vehicle to another in scheduled transportation service

The bus was late so he missed his connection at Penn Station and had to wait six hours for the next train.

Connectionnoun

A kinship relationship between people.

Connectionnoun

An individual who is related to oneself.

I have some connections in Lancashire.

Connectionnoun

A set of sets that contains the empty set, all one-element sets for any element that is included in any of the sets, and the union of any group of sets that are elements where the intersections of those sets is non-empty.

Connectionnoun

; lack of disjointedness

Connectionnoun

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

Connectionnoun

the state of being connected;

the connection between church and state is inescapable

Connectionnoun

an instrumentality that connects;

he soldered the connectionhe didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers

Connectionnoun

(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

Connectionnoun

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

conditioning is a form of learning by association

Connectionnoun

a connecting shape

Connectionnoun

a supplier (especially of narcotics)

Connectionnoun

shifting from one form of transportation to another;

the plane was late and he missed his connection in Atlanta

Connectionnoun

the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication);

the joining of hands around the tablethere was a connection via the internet