verb in·ter·re·late \ˌin-tə(r)-ri-ˈlāt\

: to have a close or shared relationship

: to make or show a relationship between (things or people)

Full Definition of INTERRELATE

transitive verb
:  to bring into mutual relation
intransitive verb
:  to have mutual relationship
in·ter·re·la·tion \-ˈlā-shən\ noun
in·ter·re·la·tion·ship \-ˌship\ noun


  1. I like the way the characters interrelate in the novel.
  2. Linguists have found that language interrelates closely with culture.
  3. Linguists have tried to interrelate language with culture.

First Known Use of INTERRELATE



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INTERRELATION Defined for Kids


verb in·ter·re·late \ˌin-tər-ri-ˈlāt\

Definition of INTERRELATE for Kids

:  to bring into or have a connection with each other <The book interrelates two stories.>


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