Relations - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |riˈleɪʃənz|
Brit.  |rɪˈleɪʃənz|  British pronunciation of the word relations
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounrelation

noun

- mutual dealings or connections or communications among persons or groups (syn: dealings)

Examples

We need to improve relations with foreign governments.

The incident led to tense international relations.

Sexual relations outside of marriage

No one is sure how these changes will impact our relations with other countries.

the promotion of better relations between neighboring countries

...a consultant in public relations to a number of large corporations...

Negotiators are working to restore full diplomatic relations.

a lot of public relations bumf about the company's new products

...wealthy people who tend to be condescending toward their poor relations...

The two nations have maintained cordial relations.

...despiteful treatment of his poor relations during their visit...

...there have been acrid relations between the two families ever since they fought over that strip of land...

The crisis has done irreversible harm to the countries' relations.

The talks are aimed at normalizing relations between the countries.

The proposal calls for reciprocity in trade relations.

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