Meaning of “related” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /rɪˈleɪtɪd/
Extra Examples
Scientists developed the theory in order to unify a number of related facts.For more information, see the related articles listed on the next page.His essay discusses a number of topics related to religion.Coal mining and related industries are the principal economic activities in the region.Most research in criminology is done in related fields such as sociology and psychology.

B2 connected:

There's been an increase in criminal activity related to drugs.

B2 If two or more people are related, they belong to the same family:

Did you know that I'm related to Jackie?
→ Opposite unrelated

(Definition of “related” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)