Synonyms
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1. relative-in-law

noun. a relative by marriage.

Synonyms

  • relation
  • son-in-law
  • mother-in-law
  • sister-in-law
  • relative
  • in-law
  • brother-in-law
  • father-in-law

Antonyms

  • descendant
  • unconnectedness
  • connectedness
  • father

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1. Noun Phrase
Providing further information about a noun, a relative pronoun introduces an adjective clause.

2. Noun Phrase
Whose, whom, that or what can also be used as relative pronouns.

2. relative

adjective. ['ˈrɛlətɪv'] estimated by comparison; not absolute or complete.

Synonyms

  • relational

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert

Etymology

  • relativus (Latin)
  • refero (Latin)

3. relative

noun. ['ˈrɛlətɪv'] a person related by blood or marriage.

Synonyms

  • soul
  • offspring
  • matrisib
  • kin group
  • enate
  • kinsman
  • second cousin
  • partner
  • patrilineal sib
  • spouse
  • kissing kin
  • mate
  • kindred
  • relative-in-law
  • ancestor
  • relation
  • sib
  • cousin-german
  • full cousin
  • descendent
  • kin
  • tribe
  • married person
  • patrilineal kin
  • kinship group
  • matrilineal kin
  • next of kin
  • individual
  • root
  • issue
  • matrilineal sib
  • antecedent
  • sibling
  • mortal
  • patrisib
  • descendant
  • clan
  • family
  • blood relation
  • ascendent
  • progeny
  • first cousin
  • matrikin
  • in-law
  • person
  • cousin
  • better half
  • ascendant
  • kinswoman
  • agnate
  • kissing cousin
  • patrikin
  • kinsperson
  • cognate
  • blood relative
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • descendant
  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
  • follower

Etymology

  • relativus (Latin)
  • refero (Latin)

4. relative

noun. ['ˈrɛlətɪv'] an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus).

Synonyms

  • congener
  • organism
  • being
  • congeneric

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • relativus (Latin)
  • refero (Latin)

5. relative

adjective. ['ˈrɛlətɪv'] properly related in size or degree or other measurable characteristics; usually followed by `to'.

Synonyms

  • proportional

Antonyms

  • withholder
  • male

Etymology

  • relativus (Latin)
  • refero (Latin)

6. pronoun

noun. ['ˈproʊnaʊn'] a function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.

Synonyms

  • reciprocal pronoun
  • personal pronoun
  • anaphoric pronoun
  • function word
  • relative pronoun
  • demonstrative
  • closed-class word

Antonyms

  • reserved
  • uninstructive
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