What does relative mean?

relative in AZ Dictionary

(a) Having pertinence or relevance; linked or associated.
(a) regarded in comparison with something else: the general calm of the suburbs.
(a) determined by or interconnected with something else; maybe not absolute. See Synonyms at reliant.
(n) One relevant by kinship, common source, or marriage.
(n) One thing having a relation or connection to another thing.
(n) Grammar a member of family pronoun.
Having regards to or bearing on something; close in connection; relevant; appropriate; towards the purpose.
perhaps not absolute or existing alone; thought to be belonging to or respecting something different; according to or incident to connection.
In grammar, discussing an antecedent; presenting a dependent clause that defines or defines or modifies something else within the sentence this is certainly known as the antecedent (given that it usually, though in no way always, precedes the relative): hence, he whom works may review; he lay on the location in which he dropped.

relative in Community Dictionary

an easy method of saying cousin without actually saying it. Anytime your a blood, therefore don't want to state relative or cuz, you say relative. by Jacque ClevelandReport definition

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  • Synonym for "relative"
    • referring, respecting, pertaining, relation, referential
  • Antonym for "relative"
    • irrelevant, absolute
  • Phrases for "relative"
    • relative obscurity, relative newcomer, relative newcomers, distant relative, relative ease
  • Hypernym for "relative"
    • being, organism
  • Cross Reference for "relative"
    • comparative, kind, relative time, relative place, logic of relatives
  • Equivalent for "relative"
    • proportionate, relational
  • Etymologically Related for "relative"
    • relationship, relate, relativism, relation, relativity
  • Form for "relative"
    • relative to
  • Same Context for "relative"
    • comparative, equal, absolute, actual, overall
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