Relationship meaning

rĭ-lāshən-shĭp
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The definition of a relationship is a connection between two people or things.

An example of relationship is a husband and his wife.

An example of relationship is a brother and his sister.

An example of relationship is two businesses working together.

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A romantic or sexual involvement.
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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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Connection by blood or marriage; kinship.
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The condition or fact of being related; connection or association.
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A continuing attachment or association between persons, firms, etc., specif., one between lovers.
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Connection or association; the condition of being related.
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The quality or state of being related; connection.
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Connection by blood, marriage, etc.; kinship.
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A particular instance of being related.
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Kinship; being related by blood or marriage.
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Why are they being mean to her just because she wants a relationship with someone of the same gender?

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(music) The level or degree of affinity between keys, chords and tones.
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A way in which two or more people behave and are involved with each other.

I have a good working relationship with my boss.

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Origin of relationship

  • From relation +"Ž -ship.

    From Wiktionary