relationship Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “relationship” - Learner’s Dictionary

relationship

noun     /rɪˈleɪʃənʃɪp/
BEHAVIOUR [C]
B1 the way two people or groups feel and behave towards each other: He has a very good relationship with his older sister.Linking and relatingRegarding and concerningFamily relations in general
ROMANTIC [C]
B1 a sexual or romantic friendship: I don't feel ready for a relationship at the moment.Marriage, cohabitation and other relationships
CONNECTION [C, U]
B2 a connection between two or more things: the relationship between sunburn and skin cancerLinking and relatingRegarding and concerningConnecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
(Definition of relationship from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act something out

to perform the actions and say the words of a situation or story

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More