Definition of Relative


  • an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)
    - congenator
  • a person related by blood or marriage
    "police are searching for relatives of the deceased"
    "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"


  • properly related in size or degree or other measurable characteristics
    usually followed by `to'
    "the punishment ought to be proportional to the crime"
    "earnings relative to production"
  • estimated by comparison
    not absolute or complete
    "a relative stranger"
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Word games points for the Relative

  • Scrabble® score of the relative (11)
  • Word Chums® score of the relative (14)
  • Words With Friends® score of the relative (13)

Unscramble relative

262 unscramble word found using the letters relative.

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