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serious relationship

This page is about the collocation serious relationship

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

a romantic relationship that you take seriously

For example

  • I don't think my daughter's ready for a serious relationship yet.

  • You can't say their relationship isn't serious just because they're teenagers.

Quick Quiz

You know you're in a serious relationship if it's

a. lasted a long time

b. made you look serious

c. caused serious problems

Contributor: Matt Errey