casual relationship

This page is about the collocation casual relationship

collocation pattern: adjective + noun


a relationship that isn't serious or long-term

For example

  • It's just a casual relationship, but we enjoy each other's company.

  • We thought we were in a casual relationship, but it soon became quite serious.

Related collocations include "casual friendship", "casual acquaintance" and "casual sex"

Quick Quiz

If you're in a casual relationship, you probably

a. love the other person

b. quite like the other person

c. can't stand the other person

Contributor: Matt Errey