intransitive verb

To give an account of (an occurrence, for example); narrate. synonym: describe.

intransitive verb

To establish or demonstrate a connection between.

intransitive verb

To have connection, relation, or reference.

intransitive verb

To have or establish a social relationship; interact.

intransitive verb

To understand or react favorably to someone or something.

phrasal verb

To treat as accomplished on an earlier date although actually done on a later date.


Anything considered as being in a relation to another thing; something considered as being the first term of a relation to another thing. Also relatum.

To bring back; restore.

To bring into relation; refer.

To refer or ascribe as to a source or origin; connect with; assert a relation with.