Simple Definition of irrelevant
: not important or relating to what is being discussed right now : not relevant
Full Definition of irrelevant
: not relevant : inapplicable <that statement is irrelevant to your argument>
Examples of irrelevant in a sentence
His comment is completely irrelevant.
<irrelevant questions that merely disrupted the classroom lesson>
First Known Use of irrelevant
IRRELEVANT Defined for Kids
Definition of irrelevant for Students
: having no importance or relation to what is being considered <What's that got to do with it? That's irrelevant.>
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