Definitions of relationship

  1. state of relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve (as in"the relationship between inflation and unemployment")) preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness; "the relationship between mothers and children" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a state of connectedness between people (especially an emotional connection); "he didn't want his wife to know of the relationship" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The state of being related by kindred, affinity, or other alliance. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. The state of being connected by blood or otherwise. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. State of being connected by birth or marriage, or other alliance. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.