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Definition of "social relation" [social relation]

  • A relation between living organisms (especially between people) (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "social relation" in a sentence
  • "The right of a non-unionist to work in the same shop with a unionist is no more unconditional than the right to strike, to boycott, or to enter any social relation which requires the consent of the other party."
  • "But the relation between these series, on the one hand, and constructs of forms of social relation according to objective-conceptual viewpoints, on the other, is completely fortuitous."
  • "But Hull-House was soberly opened on the theory that the dependence of classes on each other is reciprocal; and that as the social relation is essentially a reciprocal relation, it gives a form of expression that has peculiar value."