Examples of related in a Sentence
ancient history and other related subjects
I just found out that my best friend and I are related through distant cousins.
Horses and donkeys are related.
The words “play” and “playful” are related.
Recent Examples of related from the Web
That the consequences of provoking a conflict between related clans would have weighed heavily on her.
Business execs have been coughing up untold hundreds of millions of dollars to BLM and related causes.
A related challenge for my daughter is adaptive behavior, the ability to successfully carry out basic day-to-day living tasks like giving someone directions, managing money, using public transportation, and, yes, brushing your teeth.
Given how closely related Neanderthals are to our own species, the researchers’ ability to identify a single protein sequence specific to our evolutionary cousins is stunning.
On Saturday, authorities arrested James Alex Fields, Jr., 20, and charged him with one count of second-degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding, and an additional charge related to leaving the scene.
With the afternoon comes fatigue, mirroring the chemotherapy and its unwelcome side effects and everything else related to the fight for their lives.
Byrns faces felony theft and forgery charges in Louisiana related to allegations of impropriety during his tenure managing a hospital in that state.
And the Mycenaeans themselves were closely related to the earlier Minoans, the study reveals, another great civilization that flourished on the island of Crete from 2600 B.C.E. to 1400 B.C.E. (named for the mythical King Minos).
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First Known Use of related
Synonymsaffiliated, akin, allied, kindred
Related Wordsassociated, connected, interconnected, interrelated, joined; alike, analogous, cognate, comparable, connate, correspondent, corresponding, ditto, like, matching, parallel, resemblant, resembling, similar, such, suchlike; identical, same; apposite, apropos, cogent, germane, material, pertinent, relevant
Near Antonymsdiacritical (also diacritic), different, disparate, dissimilar, distinct, distinctive, diverse, nonidentical, other, unalike, unlike; differentiable, discriminable, distinguishable
RELATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of related for English Language Learners
: connected in some way
: in the same family
: belonging to the same group because of shared characteristics, qualities, etc.
RELATED Defined for Kids
Definition of related for Students
- painting and the related arts
- We call her “auntie,” but we're not actually related.
- Horses and zebras are related.
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