irrelevantly


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ir·rel·e·vant

 (ĭ-rĕl′ə-vənt)
adj.
Unrelated to the matter being considered.

ir·rel′e·vant·ly adv.
Synonyms: irrelevant, extraneous, immaterial, impertinent
These adjectives mean not pertinent to the subject under consideration: ignored irrelevant comments during the discussion; a question extraneous to the topic of the presentation; an objection that was declared to be immaterial to the case; deleted the impertinent facts from the report.
Antonym: relevant
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.irrelevantly - in an irrelevant manner; "suddenly and irrelevantly, she asked him for money"
relevantly - with relevance
Translations
بصورةٍ خارجَةٍ عن المَوضوع
nemístně
irrelevant
nem odaillő módon
á óviîkomandi hátt
nepodstatne
ilgisiz bir şekilde

irrelevantly

[ɪˈreləvəntlɪ] ADV [say, think] (with past tense) → sin que viniera al caso

irrelevantly

[ɪˈrɛlɪvəntli] adv [say, think] → sans raison
She would have hated the suit, I thought irrelevantly → Elle aurait détesté ce costume, pensai-je sans raison.

irrelevantly

advbelanglos; …, he said irrelevantly…, sagte er, obwohl das gar nicht zur Sache gehörte; he rambled on irrelevantlyer schwafelte irrelevantes or belangloses Zeug

irrelevant

(iˈrelivənt) adjective
not connected with the subject that is being discussed etc. irrelevant comments.
irˈrelevantly adverb
irˈrelevance noun
irˈrelevancy noun
References in classic literature ?
I'm my own contractor, my own carpenter, and my own bricklayer, and I shall be sixty-seven come Michaelmas," he added, by no means irrelevantly.
At last I think she was a little frightened, for she remarked irrelevantly, with some decision, that luncheon would be ready and that they ought to join Mrs.
But a few moments later, when he was pointing out to her the pretty design of an antique fireplace, she broke out irrelevantly, "You don't mean to say you are going back to Geneva?
I shan't forget that bit in a 'urry," said Bert irrelevantly.
Her eyes wandered about the table, and she remarked irrelevantly, "The poor little Queen of Holland
Not yet," replied Jane, and then, quite irrelevantly, "I wish England were a million miles from here.
There's the Nongassla coming in around the point with her boats out," Sheldon remarked irrelevantly.
Quite irrelevantly the idea suggested itself of buying a share in the Klondike town site from Harper and Joe Ladue.
Irrelevantly, insistently, scores of times, he wondered when they would come on and what they looked like.
Something's the matter with God," he remarked irrelevantly, "to be letting you around loose.
I remarked irrelevantly, 'Do you remember the rats?
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