Definitions for relevance

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word relevance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. relevance, relevancy(noun)

    the relation of something to the matter at hand

Wiktionary

  1. relevance(Noun)

    The property or state of being relevant or pertinent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relevance(noun)

    alt. of Relevancy

Freebase

  1. Relevance

    The concept of relevance is studied in many different fields, including cognitive sciences, logic, and library and information science. Most fundamentally, however, it is studied in epistemology. Different theories of knowledge have different implications for what is considered relevant and these fundamental views have implications for all other fields as well.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'relevance' in Nouns Frequency: #2092

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brad Williamson:

    This is not a response to that... but provides relevance to the exercise.

  2. Van Dokkum:

    The Sun will go through this phase in about 5 billion years so this phase of the evolution of stars has particular relevance to us.

  3. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    What happened in these meadows eight centuries ago is as relevant today as it was then. And that relevance extends far beyond England Britain.

  4. The Israeli source:

    (European countries) all want solutions and see the relevance of our technologies, but they also need EU support and this has not been forthcoming.

  5. Van Dokkum:

    We care about these stars because it’s our own future, the Sun will go through this phase in about 5 billion years so this phase of the evolution of stars has particular relevance to us.

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