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relationship

(Family tie), noun affinity, blood relation, blood ties, consanguinity, extraction, family connection, kindredship, kinship, lineage, propinquitas, relation
Associated concepts: blood relationship, intestate succession, paternity proceeding
Foreign phrases: Affinis mei affinis non est mihi affinis.One who is a relative of my relative by marriage is not my relative.

relationship

(Connection), noun alignment, analogy, appositeness, association, bearing, bond, coaction, coalition, cognatio, cognation, combination
See also: affiliation, affinity, association, bloodline, chain, connection, contact, filiation, kinship, nexus, privity, propinquity, proportion, rapport, relation, relevance
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I don't mind if you share my problem anonymously as I haven't read anywhere how ex-mistresses cope with normal relationships so there could be some useful feedback for us all.
At the same time, I felt that I could not establish a normal relationship with this lady.
Section II delves into one's status: whether in a normal relationship, or common-law, or 'partnership'.
Meanwhile, an old beau and theater patron, Raoul (Lawrence Anderson), has come back into Christine's life, and she is torn between the light (a sunny, normal relationship with Raoul) and the dark (the intoxicating allure of the Phantom and his music).
Even if real wages were to remain permanently on a lower upward track than otherwise as a result of the greater sense of insecurity, the rate of change of wages would revert at some point to a normal relationship with price inflation.
When asked if she thinks that they have a normal relationship, Minaj yes, at least off-camera.
Basit said that Pakistan wanted to have a normal relationship with India on the basis of mutual respect and mutual interest.
My sister didn't get pregnant but I couldn't cope with the betrayal and knew I would never be able to look at my fiance in the same way again or have a normal relationship with him.
Moira begs him to reconsider but he's adamant Chas needs to know if they're to have any chance of a normal relationship.
Nicola Kay, Managing Director of CamdenBoss, said: Farnell element14 s deep commitment to the development of the partnership between the two companies exceeded the normal relationship of buyer and seller to one of working closely on all aspects of product introductions, logistics and market penetration.
Washington, November 1 ( ANI ): Katy Perry has revealed that she wants a normal relationship with her boyfriend John Mayer.