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English definition of “relatively”


adverb     /ˈrelətɪvli/
B2 quite, when compared to other things or people: Eating out is relatively cheap. Students will find the course relatively easy.Comparing and contrasting
(Definition of relatively adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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