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Synonyms for relate
rɪˈleɪt

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term relate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. associate, tie in, relate, link, colligate, link up, connect(verb)

    make a logical or causal connection

    "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"; "I cannot relate these events at all"

    Synonyms:
    plug in, assort, connect, unite, consociate, touch, get in touch, consort, have-to doe with, subsume, tie, link up, touch on, affiliate, bear on, join, come to, link, colligate, yoke, interrelate, pertain, associate, refer, tie in, touch base, concern, plug into

  2. refer, pertain, relate, concern, come to, bear on, touch, touch on, have-to doe with(verb)

    be relevant to

    "There were lots of questions referring to her talk"; "My remark pertained to your earlier comments"

    Synonyms:
    adjoin, touch, resuscitate, equal, associate, doctor, have-to doe with, cite, rival, hit, consult, fix, pertain, appertain, continue, concern, impact, mend, worry, link, refer, strike, meet, reach, repair, connect, bushel, stir, bring up, uphold, tinge, look up, affect, occupy, restore, name, touch on, interrelate, preserve, tinct, bear on, partake, allude, bear upon, mention, colligate, contact, match, tie in, come to, advert, push, furbish up, denote, carry on, revive, extend to, interest, disturb, link up, tint

  3. relate(verb)

    give an account of

    "The witness related the events"

    Synonyms:
    link, touch, touch on, tie in, colligate, have-to doe with, bear on, concern, connect, refer, associate, link up, come to, pertain, interrelate

  4. relate, interrelate(verb)

    be in a relationship with

    "How are these two observations related?"

    Synonyms:
    link, touch, touch on, tie in, colligate, have-to doe with, bear on, concern, connect, refer, associate, link up, come to, pertain, interrelate

  5. relate(verb)

    have or establish a relationship to

    "She relates well to her peers"

    Synonyms:
    link, touch, touch on, tie in, colligate, have-to doe with, bear on, concern, connect, refer, associate, link up, come to, pertain, interrelate

Wiktionary

  1. relate(verb)

    Synonyms:
    state, chronicle, recount, divulge, describe

  2. relate(verb)

    To tell in a descriptive way.

    Synonyms:
    recount, chronicle, state, divulge, describe

  3. relate(verb)

    To give an association.

    Synonyms:
    divulge, recount, describe, state, chronicle

  4. relate(verb)

    To make a connection from sth to sth (e.g. to relate this to that).

    Synonyms:
    state, divulge, chronicle, describe, recount

  5. relate(verb)

    To have a connection.

    Synonyms:
    divulge, describe, recount, state, chronicle

  6. relate(verb)

    To interact.

    Synonyms:
    recount, state, describe, chronicle, divulge

  7. relate(verb)

    To respond through reaction.

    Synonyms:
    state, chronicle, divulge, recount, describe

  8. relate(verb)

    To identify with, understand.

    Synonyms:
    recount, divulge, chronicle, state, describe

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. relate

    Synonyms:
    tell, recite, narrate, recount, rehearse, report, detail, describe

    Antonyms:
    misrecite, misrecount, misrepresent, misreport, falsify, pervert, distort, misrelate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. relate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    tell, recount, rehearse, recite, narrate, report, detail, describe, give an account of

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. relate(v)

    Synonyms:
    recount, narrate, tell

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pertain, refer, concern, correspond, relating, link

How to pronounce relate?

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How to use relate in a sentence?

  1. Zarqa Nawaz:

    People have said to me that the characters are universal and can be found in a church, synagogue or temple. Maybe it is because people can relate to seeing these characters that helps.

  2. Ben Galloway:

    The allegedly false statements relate exclusively to a brief trip overseas two years ago.

  3. Angela Merkel:

    These deep differences of opinion relate to basic questions of democracy and the rule of law. They relate to freedom of expression in Turkey. They also relate to the many journalists that have been jailed for expressing their opinion.

  4. Lorien Carter:

    Terrell just wanted to be loved, honestly ... and as a result, made some poor decisions, and I think that's something we can all relate to.

  5. Mika Kivimaki:

    An increasing proportion of jobs are nowadays sedentary and it is possible that part of the health effects of working hours relate simply to a higher number of sedentary hours at work.


Translations for relate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • relacionarSpanish
  • مربوط بودنPersian
  • yhdistää, ymmärtää, vastata, liittää, reagoida, liittyä, samastua, yhdistyä, tuoda mieleenFinnish
  • הזדההHebrew
  • संबंधितHindi
  • 関連付ける, 結び付けるJapanese
  • āmiku, āmikiMāori
  • иметь отношениеRussian
  • தொடர்புபடுத்தTamil
  • సంబంధంTelugu

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