Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » L » Levitation ... Liaison

LIAISON

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does liaison mean? 

LIAISON (noun)
  The noun LIAISON has 2 senses:

1. a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship
2. a channel for communication between groups

  Familiarity information: LIAISON used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LIAISON (noun)


Sense 1liaison [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

amour; affaire; liaison; affair; intimacy; involvement

Hypernyms ("liaison" is a kind of...):

sexual relationship (a relationship involving sexual intimacy)


Sense 2liaison [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A channel for communication between groups

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

inter-group communication; liaison; contact; link

Context example:

he provided a liaison with the guerrillas

Hypernyms ("liaison" is a kind of...):

channel; communication channel; line ((often plural) a means of communication or access)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Better safe than sorry." (English proverb)

"Each person at his job is a god." (Albanian proverb)

"Evil in people does not go away when they get buried." (Arabic proverb)

"Every little pot has a fitting lid." (Dutch proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0793 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: