in relation with


in relation with
   copulating with
   There is no suggestion of consanguinity:
    ... she must have been in relation with both [O'Shea and Parnell]. (Kee, 1993 — she was married to one and having children by the other)

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • in relation with — index apposite, comparative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bring into meaningful relation with — index compare Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bring into relation with — index correspond (be equivalent) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Relation (mathematics) — This article sets out the set theoretic notion of relation. For a more elementary point of view, see binary relations and triadic relations. : For a more combinatorial viewpoint, see theory of relations. In mathematics, especially set theory, and …   Wikipedia

  • Relation — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Relation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 relation relation bearing reference connection concern GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 cognation cognation Sgm: N 2 correlation correlation &c. 12 Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • relation — noun 1 connection between two or more things ADJECTIVE ▪ causal ▪ direct ▪ The energy an animal uses is in direct relation to speed and body mass. ▪ complex ▪ the complex relatio …   Collocations dictionary

  • relation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. bearing, close connection; narration, narrative, storytelling; kinship, family tie; kinsman, relative; reference; proportion, ratio. See relation, description, posterity. II Close connection Nouns 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • relation — 01. We ve always had excellent [relations] with our neighbors. In fact, we even holiday together every summer. 02. [Relations] between the African nations of Senegal and the Gambia are friendly, and the people trade with each other, and cross… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • relation — re|la|tion [ rı leıʃn ] noun *** 1. ) relations plural the relationship between countries, people, or organizations: international relations relation between: The visit is an important step in improving relations between Japan and China. relation …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • relation */*/*/ — UK [rɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms relation : singular relation plural relations 1) relations [plural] the relationship between countries, people, or organizations international relations relation between: The visit is an important step in… …   English dictionary


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.