The Neilsen's decided to eat a picnic lunch in the park because it was relatively cool that day compared to the day before.
An example of relatively is saying that today's temperature of 85 degrees is cool in comparison to yesterday's 100 degrees; relatively cool.
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- The Atlantic Ocean contains a relatively small number of islands.
- 8 is relatively late.
- Relatively speaking, it's much safer inside.
- Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
- She noted the worn but relatively new clothes that clung to his lean frame.