HyperDic: related

English > 2 senses of the word related:
ADJECTIVEallrelated, related tobeing connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics / characteristics
allrelatedconnected by kinship, common origin, or marriage
related > pronunciation
Soundsrihley'tihd; riyley'tahd; riyley'tihd
Rhymesabbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
abbreviated ... wounded: 365 rhymes with ahd...
English > related: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningConnected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics / characteristics.
Examples
  • "painting and the related arts"
  • "school-related activities"
  • "related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
Synonymrelated to
Narroweraffiliated, attached, connectedjoined in close association
age-relatedchanging / changing (increasing or decreasing) as an individual's age increases
bound upClosely or inseparably connected or associated with
cognateHaving the same ancestral language
connate, cognaterelated in nature
coreferentrelated by sharing a symbolic link to a concrete object or an abstraction
correlative, correlate, correlatedmutually related
correspondingAccompanying
side by sideClosely related or associated
Oppositeunrelatedlacking a logical or causal relation
Spanishrelacionado
Catalanconnectat, relacionat
Nounsrelatednessa particular manner of connectedness
English > related: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningConnected by kinship, common origin, or marriage.
Narroweraffinal, affine(anthropology) related by marriage
agnate, agnatic, paternalrelated on the father's side
akin, blood-related, cognate, consanguine, consanguineous, consanguineal, kinrelated by blood
alliedrelated by common characteristics / characteristics or ancestry
descendant, descendentProceeding by descent from an ancestor
enate, enatic, maternalrelated on the mother's side
kindredrelated by blood or marriage
See alsocollateral, indirectdescended from a common ancestor but through different lines
lineal, directIn a straight unbroken line of descent from parent to child
Oppositeunrelatednot connected by kinship
Spanishemparentado, relacionado
Catalanconnectat, relacionat
Nounsrelatednessa particular manner of connectedness

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