as in to give
to give something (such as information or an object) to someone else They relayed the good news to their children just before leaving for work.

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“Relay.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/relay. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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