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relate(Establish a connection), verb affect, affiliate, ally, appertain to, apply, associate, bear upon, bracket, connect, consociate, correlate, draw a parallel, filiate, group, have a bearing on, identify, integrate, interconnect, interrelate, link, parallel, pertain, pertinere, tie, unite
relate(Tell), verb acquaint, advise, air, announce, apprise, broadcast, communicate, convey, declare, describe, detail, disclose, divulge, elucidate, enarrare, express, give a report, give an account, impart, inform, make known, mention, narrate, notify, observe, particularize, phrase, put into words, recite, recount, repeat, report, repreeent in words, retell, reveal, say, set forth, speak, state, utter, vent, ventilate, verbalize
See also: admit, allege, allude, appertain, apply, assert, communicate, compare, concede, connect, contact, converse, convey, correspond, delineate, depict, depose, detail, disabuse, divulge, impart, implicate, inform, involve, notify, participate, pertain, phrase, recapitulate, recite, recount, refer, remark, repeat, testify