- not relevant; not applicable or pertinent: His lectures often stray to interesting but irrelevant subjects.
- Law. (of evidence) having no probative value upon any issue in the case.
Origin of irrelevant
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Historical Examples of irrelevantly
"Sidney Page was one of the bridesmaids," he said irrelevantly.K
Mary Roberts Rinehart
Different parts of his life flashed at him, all out of order and irrelevantly.
"Perhaps we ought to go down now," she suggested, irrelevantly.
"I wish I could kiss you, you old angel," she said, irrelevantly.Miss Pat at School
"We have been friends for a great while," he said irrelevantly.An American Suffragette
Isaac N. Stevens
- not relating or pertinent to the matter at hand; not important