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Synonyms for relay
ˈri leɪ; rɪˈleɪre·lay

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. relay

    reinforcement, recruitment, refreshment, supply, relief

    exhaustion, consumption

Princeton's WordNet

  1. relaynoun

    the act of passing something along from one person or group to another

    "the relay was successful"

    electrical relay, relay race

  2. relaynoun

    a crew of workers who relieve another crew

    electrical relay, relay race

  3. relaynoun

    a fresh team to relieve weary draft animals

    electrical relay, relay race

  4. relay, relay racenoun

    a race between teams; each member runs or swims part of the distance

    electrical relay, relay race

  5. relay, electrical relayverb

    electrical device such that current flowing through it in one circuit can switch on and off a current in a second circuit

    electrical relay, relay race

  6. relayverb

    pass along

    "Please relay the news to the villagers"

  7. relayverb

    control or operate by relay

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. relaynoun


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  1. Jennifer Appels:

    I was able to get on a surfboard and get on their boat, make an actual phone call, because no one spoke English, it was easier and safer for me to relay the information to the U.S. Coast Guard-Guam sector that we were in danger without them realizing what we were saying. If I had thrown the EPIRB at that point, he [the captain] would have known.

  2. Rudy Giuliani:

    At no time did either one of them say President Donald Trump wanted to contain damage, at no time did State Department in communication with me ever relay any of that information you're talking about.

  3. William Whitlock:

    I proudly displayed that flag on the dashboard of my truck as I drove my segment of the relay, and I hope that everyone on the road that day not only looked at the special trailer we have, but sees it and reads it and checks out Children of Fallen Patriots and supports it, for me, it's duty and love…No man left behind.

  4. Thomas Bach:

    Toshiro Muto added. For example, Japanese media have said the duration of the torch relay would be reduced from the original 121 days to save costs. The events would have to retain the essentials, Toshiro Muto said, adding, what are the must-have items ?

  5. Detroit Lions:

    I think I can always do more. You’re never in a position where you feel like you're complacent. Of course, we’re nowhere near that, but I think I’ve got some experiences to rely on that I can relay to these guys and do my best to be the best leader I can be and continue to try to find the open guy and get him the ball, take care of the football and do my job every day.

Translations for relay

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  • المرحلArabic
  • щафетаBulgarian
  • relleus, relé, rellevarCatalan, Valencian
  • předat, relé, štafetaCzech
  • Relais, StaffellaufGerman
  • σκυταλοδρομία, μεταβιβάζω, αντικαθιστώ, ηλεκτρονόμος, αναμεταδίδωGreek
  • relevos, relé, relevarSpanish
  • رلهPersian
  • välittää, viestijuoksu, viesti, kertoa eteenpäin, releFinnish
  • relais, transmettre, relai, relayerFrench
  • reléHungarian
  • liði, rafliði, boðhlaupIcelandic
  • comunicare, staffetta, attuatore, ripetitoreItalian
  • stafettNorwegian
  • przekaźnik, przekazywać, przekazać, sztafetaPolish
  • relé, revezamentoPortuguese
  • releu, ștafetăRomanian
  • реле́, трансли́ровать, эстафе́та, переда́ть, передава́тьRussian
  • štaféta, штафе́та, rèlēj, рѐле̄јSerbo-Croatian
  • relé, štafétaSlovene
  • stafett, reläSwedish

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