Related - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈleɪtɪd|  American pronunciation of the word related
Brit.  |rɪˈleɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word related
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto relate
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto relate

adjective

- being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics

painting and the related arts
school-related activities
related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces

- connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage

Examples

ancient history and other related subjects

I just found out that my best friend and I are related through distant cousins.

Horses and donkeys are related.

The words “play” and “playful” are related.

Police now believe that the three crimes could be related.

He suffers with memory loss related to his disease.

Education levels are strongly related to income.

Are you two related?

I might be related to him.

Dolphins and porpoises are closely related.

I am related to him by marriage.

related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces

We listened eagerly as she related the whole exciting story.

The two accidents are directly related.

I doubt that these words are related beyond a similarity in sound.

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