What does Relationship mean?

Definitions for Relationship
rɪˈleɪ ʃənˌʃɪpRe·la·tion·ship

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. relationship, human 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"

  2. relationshipnoun

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

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

  3. relationshipnoun

    a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries

  4. kinship, family relationship, relationshipnoun

    (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

Wiktionary

  1. relationshipnoun

    Connection or association; the condition of being related.

  2. relationshipnoun

    Kinship; being related by blood or marriage.

  3. relationshipnoun

    A romantic or sexual involvement.

  4. relationshipnoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relationshipnoun

    the state of being related by kindred, affinity, or other alliance

Freebase

  1. Relationship

    An archaeological relationship is the position in space and by implication, in time, of an object or context with respect to another. This is determined, not by linear measurement but by determining the sequence of their deposition - which arrived before the other. The key to this is stratigraphy.

Editors Contribution

  1. relationship

    A couple who have a kind and romantic connection.

    We are in our relationship now for a year and choose to marry each other.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 19, 2020  
  2. relationship

    The kind way people communicate and behave with each other.

    Their relationship was one of mutual respect, love, support and passion.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 19, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Relationship' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #755

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Relationship' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1362

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Relationship' in Nouns Frequency: #200

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Relationship in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Relationship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Relationship in a Sentence

  1. John Cena:

    I want to marry you, and relationship and marriage especially is about sacrifice, and I will make that sacrifice for you, i will give you a child.

  2. Robert Redfield:

    We've had a very productive public health relationship, we continue to have that.

  3. Lee Hae-chan:

    The relationship between South Korea and China is quite strained, i believe the discussion will be focused to resolve economic, Korean wave, tourism interactions.

  4. Tim Scott:

    We know there is more work to be done to ensure the bad apples do not define all officers — the vast majority of whom put on the uniform each day with integrity and servant hearts, we must all come together to help repair the tenuous relationship between law enforcement and Black and minority Americans.

  5. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    Whether you are in a toxic relationship, or you wish to make that ‘final decision’ which will change your life, you must not, at any cost, allow the time to pass while sitting idle.

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