Translation of "connection" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (JOIN) 连接 uk us /kəˈnek.ʃən/

[ C or U ] when something joins or is joined to something else, or the part or process that makes this possible

The electricity company guarantees connection within 24 hours. 电力公司保证24小时内通电。
It's no wonder your shaver isn't working. There's a loose connection (= a connecting wire has become loose) in the plug. 难怪你的剃须刀不转了,插头接线松了。

[ C ] when people or things are joined or connected in some way

connections [ plural ]

the people you know and who can help you

He only got the job because of his connections! 他是因为关系才得到了这份工作!
He has important connections in Washington. 他在华盛顿认识一些很有权势的人。

(Translation of “connection noun (JOIN)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)