Definition of comparatively/relatively speaking
- The restaurant isn't too expensive, comparatively/relatively speaking.
: of, relating to, or constituting the degree of comparison in a language that denotes increase in the quality, quantity, or relation expressed by an adjective or adverb
: considered as if in comparison to something else as a standard not quite attained : relative
: characterized by systematic comparison especially of likenesses and dissimilarities
: to a relative degree or extent : somewhat
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