Synonyms for Relate:


contrast, describe, differentiate, dissociate, narrate, recite, recount, report, check against, set against, tell/see the difference. compare, mythologize, plot, retell, spin, storyteller, weave, dine out on, swap stories. rehearse, tell, words. apply, relevant. combine, conjoin. empathize, identify, same, sympathize. click, communicate. relate (noun)
associate, bear on, colligate, come to, concern, connect, interrelate, link, link up, pertain, refer, touch, touch on, tie in.


attach (verb)
abut, adhere, affix, annex, attach, bind, bond, cling, connect, couple, fasten, hitch, join, juxtapose, marry, merge, splice, stick, wed.
correlate, pertain (verb)
ally, apply, associate, combine, compare, concern, conjoin, connect, couple, interrelate, join, link, pertain, refer, touch.
give an account of (verb)
describe, narrate, recite, recount, rehearse, report, retell, tell.
join (verb)
affiliate, ally, amalgamate, consolidate.
relate (verb)
associate, correlate, pertain.

Other synonyms:

communicate, compare, mythologize, rehearse, retell, storyteller, tell, dine out on. conjoin, empathize, recount. click, combine, recite. identify. apply. plot. spin. compare
come to.
tie in.
Other relevant words:
apply, associate, bear on, click, colligate, combine, come to, communicate, compare, concern, conjoin, contrast, describe, differentiate, empathize, identify, interrelate, link, link up, mythologize, narrate, plot, recite, recount, refer, rehearse, relevant, report, retell, same, spin, storyteller, sympathize, tell, touch, touch on, weave, words.

Usage examples for relate

  1. Pardon me, your majesty, I thought I must relate all that I hear of importance. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach
  2. Around the work table, mornings she used to relate the dream she had had the night before. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  3. But I have talked enough about my own bondage; I will now relate a few facts, showing the condition of the slaves generally. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society