Synonyms and Antonyms of relate
1 to form a close personal relationship she and I relate so well it's almost like we're siblings Synonyms of relate bond, click, communeWords Related to relate befriend; empathize, identify, sympathize
2 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 Synonyms of relate chart, chronicle, describe, narrate, recite, recount, rehearse, tell, reportWords Related to relate deliver, give, reel off, state, utter, voice; detail, enumerate, itemize, particularize; bare, disclose, divulge, expose, let on (about), reveal; delineate, depict, express, render, sketch
3 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? Synonyms of relate appertain, bear, pertain, refer, applyWords Related to relate affect, concern, interest, involve, touch; associate, connect, couple, interrelate, link, tie in; deal (with), treat
4 to think of (something) in combination most Americans probably relate tea to the United Kingdom and coffee to the U.S. Synonyms of relate connect, correlate, identify, link, associateWords Related to relate compare, equate, liken; group, join, lump (together), tie (together)Near Antonyms of relate contrast, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, separate, set off
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