Translation of "relationship" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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relationshipnoun [ C ]

uk /rɪˈleɪ.ʃən.ʃɪp/ us /rɪˈleɪ.ʃən.ʃɪp/

relationship noun [ C ] (CONNECTION)

B2 the way in which two things are connected

Scientists have established the relationship between lung cancer and smoking. 科学家们已经证明了肺癌和吸烟之间的联系。

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relationship noun [ C ] (FRIENDSHIP)

B1 the way in which two or more people feel and behave towards each other

He has a very good relationship with his uncle. 他和他叔叔的感情很深。

B1 a close romantic friendship between two people, often a sexual one

Have you had any serious relationships in the past year? 过去一年中你有没有正儿八经地同谁谈过恋爱?
a love/hate relationship

a relationship in which you have feelings of love and hate for someone or something


relationship noun [ C ] (FAMILY CONNECTION)

the family connection between people

The judge asked the witness what the relationship was between her and the victim. 法官问证人她跟受害者有什么亲戚关系。

(Translation of “relationship” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)