What does time is relative mean 1

  • Relative(adj)

    having relation or reference; referring; respecting; standing in connection; pertaining; as, arguments not relative to the subject

  • Relative(adj)

    arising from relation; resulting from connection with, or reference to, something else; not absolute

  • Relative(adj)

    indicating or expressing relation; refering to an antecedent; as, a relative pronoun

  • Relative(adj)

    characterizing or pertaining to chords and keys, which, by reason of the identify of some of their tones, admit of a natural transition from one to the other

  • Relative(noun)

    one who, or that which, relates to, or is considered in its relation to, something else; a relative object or term; one of two object or term; one of two objects directly connected by any relation

  • Relative(noun)

    a person connected by blood or affinity; strictly, one allied by blood; a relation; a kinsman or kinswoman

  • Relative(noun)

    a relative pronoun; a word which relates to, or represents, another word or phrase, called its antecedent; as, the relatives "who", "which", "that"

  • Origin: [F. relatif, L. relativus. See Relate.]