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interpersonal Syllabification: in·ter·per·son·al
Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərˈpərs(ə)n(ə)l/

Definition of interpersonal in English:


Of or relating to relationships or communication between people: you will need good interpersonal skills
More example sentences
  • Both are similar to the extent that they are encountered in interpersonal relationships.
  • In this statement, there is not a word about improving the patient's interpersonal relationships.
  • This aspect may show subconscious difficulties in close interpersonal relationships.


Example sentences
  • More interpersonally oriented social psychologists and cultural anthropologists view emotions as being created among people.
  • The authors suggest that aggression by narcissists is an interpersonally meaningful and specific response to an ego threat.
  • It has been suggested that females are socialized to be more interpersonally sensitive and empathic.

Words that rhyme with interpersonal

impersonal, personal, transpersonal
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