- relay race.
- a length or leg in a relay race.
verb (used with object), re·layed, re·lay·ing.
verb (used without object), re·layed, re·lay·ing.
Words nearby relay
Origin of relay1
Definition for relayed (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), re·laid, re·lay·ing.
Definition for relayed (3 of 3)
verb (used with object), re-laid, re-lay·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-layre-lay relay
Examples from the Web for relayed
This information is relayed to all the agents via the security room.Behind the Scenes With a ‘Site Agent’: The Secret Service’s Hardest Job|Marc Ambinder|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sniper barely missed, and Steven relayed the story as equal parts humorous and traumatic.
Later that night, I relayed that story to my father and asked him: “Where is Palestine?”
They are also relayed to Boeing and the manufacturers of the engines, in this case Rolls Royce.Malaysia’s Sinister Timeline for Flight 370 Unravels|Clive Irving|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He relayed the answer, then a correction that must have come from the wife.The Movie Murder 911 Tape: Victim’s Last Breaths, With Shooter Nearby|Michael Daly|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By the time this message is relayed to Helma Garcia one solid half-hour has been dissipated from the cream of the morning.Of All Things|Robert C. Benchley
An alarm was sent to police headquarters, and relayed to the chief at the museum.Black Star's Campaign|Johnston McCulley
The squadron commander was smiling joyously as he relayed the advice as a command.Invaders from the Infinite|John Wood Campbell
Var stared at the screen as the flight was relayed to him, snarling.Victory|Lester del Rey
I'll have microphones all about so that every word that's said will be relayed to your recorders?The Invaders|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
British Dictionary definitions for relayed
- short for relay race
- one of the sections of a relay race
- a combination of a receiver and transmitter designed to receive radio signals and retransmit them, in order to extend their range
- (as modifier)a relay station