noun, plural ir·rel·e·van·cies.
Origin of irrelevancy
Related Words for irrelevancyfootnote, excursus, divagation, difference, aside, note, deviation, divergence, detour, variation, divergency, diversion, tangent, departure, episode, incident, parenthesis, wandering, excursion, deflection
Examples from the Web for irrelevancy
Historical Examples of irrelevancy
The unexpectedness and irrelevancy of this for a moment startled Seth.Trent's Trust and Other Stories
At this point McGeorge was lost in the irrelevancy of Lizzie's mind.
"Yes," she answered, surprised at the irrelevancy of the question.The Music Master
The temptation to diffuseness and irrelevancy is as embarrassing and dangerous.Sir Walter Ralegh
Pardon my irrelevancy, but the remembrance of a recent adventure of mine was too strong.The Puppet Crown