- 1relay something (to somebody) to receive and send on information, news, etc. to someone He relayed the message to his boss. Instructions were relayed to him by phone.
- 2relay something (to somebody) to broadcast television or radio signals The game was relayed by satellite to audiences all over the world.
NAmE//ˈrileɪ//, NAmE//rɪˈleɪ//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they relay
,he / she / it relays
,past simple relaid
,-ing form relaying