Definition of RELATE

to form a close personal relationship <she and I relate so well it's almost like we're siblings>
Synonyms bond, click, relate
to give an oral or written account of in some detail <we asked our uncle to relate the story of his visit to communist Russia many years ago>
to have a relation or connection <how does your comment relate to what the rest of us have been talking about for the last hour?>
to think of (something) in combination <most Americans probably relate tea to the United Kingdom and coffee to the U.S.>
Related Words compare, equate, liken; group, join, lump (together), tie (together)

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