What does irrelevant mean?

Definitions for irrelevantɪˈrɛl ə vənt; ɪˈrɛv ə lənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. irrelevant(adj)

    having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

    "an irrelevant comment"; "irrelevant allegations"


  1. irrelevant(Adjective)

    Not related, not applicable, unimportant, not connected.


  1. Irrelevant

    Irrelevant is the second album by the Canadian hard rock band Slik Toxik. The album was released in 1994. "Twenty Something" and "Dive" were released as singles. The album was recorded at Toronto Studio Phase One.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Irrelevant

    ir-rel′e-vant, adj. not relevant.—n. Irrel′evancy.—adv. Irrel′evantly.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'irrelevant' in Adjectives Frequency: #821


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of irrelevant in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of irrelevant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kent "Sparky" Gregory:

    Without an adequate theory, reality is irrelevant.

  2. Andrew Marr:

    We need people to step up and help us, the foundations are irrelevant, the issues are real.

  3. Gen Alfred Gray, USMC:

    Communications without intelligence is noise;
    Intelligence without communications is irrelevant.

  4. Manfred Eigen:

    A theory has only the alternative of being wrong. A model has a third possibility - it might be right but irrelevant.

  5. Larry Wilmore:

    People say, 'Are you going to be ready?' that's irrelevant. Monday night is premiere night. It's coming whether I like it or not.

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