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relationship

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of relationship

  1. 1 the fact or state of having something in common studied the relationship between the phases of the moon and ocean tides Synonyms of relationship affinity, association, bearing, kinship, liaison, linkage, relation, connectionWords Related to relationship correlation, interrelation; materiality, pertinence, relevance; bond, link, tie; affiliation, alliance, union; identicalness, sameness; alikeness, community, likeness, resemblance, similarity; accordance, agreement, conformity, congruity, correspondenceNear Antonyms of relationship variability, variance; incompatibility, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousness

  2. 2 the state of having shared interests or efforts (as in social or business matters) the street's shopkeepers have a good business relationship Synonyms of relationship affiliation, alliance, collaboration, confederation, connection, cooperation, hookup, liaison, linkup, partnership, relation, association, tie-up, unionWords Related to relationship business, dealings, interaction; exchange, interconnection, interrelation, mutualism, reciprocity, symbiosis; incorporation, integration, merger, unification; affinity, attachment, closeness, intimacy, rapport, sympathy; kinship, oneness, solidarity, togetherness, unity; colleagueship, companionship, company, fellowship; bed, cahoots, leagueNear Antonyms of relationship breakup, dissolution, disunion; division, parting, separation, severance, split; alienation, divorce, estrangementAntonyms of relationship disaffiliation, dissociation



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