Hindi translation of 'relation'
relation /rɪˈleɪʃən रिˈलेइशन्/
Word forms: relations
1. plural noun
Relations between people, groups, or countries are contacts between them and the way they behave towards each other.
आपसी सम्बन्ध mn
Relations between the two countries are much better now.
relations with someone
relations between people
SIMILAR WORDScontact, linkrelations or relationship?You use relationship to talk about the family and personal connections and friendships between individuals.
You can use relations or relationship to talk about connections between groups of people and countries. You use relations particularly to refer to the way that two groups or countries communicate or deal with each other.
She had a close relationship with her grandfather.
You use relationship more to talk about the connection between two groups or countries that develops over time.
the delicate diplomatic relations between the two countries
Companies feel call centres can improve their relationship with customers.
2. uncountable noun
The relation of one thing to another is the connection between them.
...the relation of crime to prison numbers.
the relation of something to something
the relation between things
SIMILAR WORDSconcerning, regarding, with regard to, in respect of
You can talk about something in relation to something else when you want to compare the size, condition, or position of the two things.
की अनुपात में
The amount he had to pay was small in relation to his salary.
SIMILAR WORDSin comparison to
4. countable noun
Your relations are the members of your family.
परिवार के सदस्य mn
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Example Sentences Including 'relation'
The print, with its blatant talk of victories, its crass disparagement of the enemy, bore no relation to what he experienced.Dreams of Innocence
I recognised the name on the cover: it was a company Jamie had been looking into, in relation to the African arms trade.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I look like some poor relation up from the country, she thought.Yellow Bird
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'relation' in Other Languages
- Arabic: عَلاقَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: relação
- Chinese: 关系
- Croatian: veza
- Czech: vztah
- Danish: forhold
- Dutch: relatie
- European Spanish: parentesco
- Finnish: yhteys
- French: relation
- German: Verbindung
- Greek: σχέση
- Italian: relazione
- Japanese: 関係
- Korean: 관계
- Norwegian: relasjon
- Polish: stosunek związek
- Portuguese: relação
- Romanian: legătură legături
- Russian: отношение
- Spanish: parentesco
- Swedish: relation
- Thai: ความเกี่ยวข้องกันของสิ่งของหรือบุคคล
- Turkish: ilişki
- Ukrainian: стосунок
- Vietnamese: sự liên quan
Translation of relation from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary