Examples of irrelevance in a Sentence
the irrelevance of the comment brought conversation to a standstill
Recent Examples of irrelevance from the Web
And so, the bleach-blonde undercut continues its slow fade toward irrelevance.
But for a man like Bergé, nearing the end of his life, the struggle is not so much against time as against irrelevance.
Zach Miller might tempt drafters in deep leagues after producing career highs in catches (47) and receiving yards (486) last year, but the signing of Dion Sims and the drafting of Adam Shaheen could drive Miller into irrelevance.
The fact that Sessions didn't immediately resign is a testimony to both his cowardice and his very pragmatic understanding that his departure would, at long last, plunge him headlong into the depths of political and cultural irrelevance.
Once squandered, that reputation is difficult to reclaim, and his irrelevance to the Senate repeal-and-replace effort demonstrates that.
Lecturers who lean heavily on PowerPoint are actually making a case for their own irrelevance.
That hurts the sport in ways that will continue to push it toward irrelevance, whether two million curious suckers pay $100 to watch Mayweather-McGregor or not.
But after three years of antagonizing superstars and orchestrating bad deals as the team fell into irrelevance, Jackson had become a pariah in Knicks nation.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'irrelevance.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of irrelevance
Synonymsextraneousness, impertinence, inapplicability
Antonymsapplicability, bearing, connection, materiality, pertinence, relevance, relevancy
Related Wordsimproperness, inappositeness, inappropriateness, inaptness, unfitness, unsuitability; immateriality, inconsequentiality, insignificance; emptiness, inaneness, inanity, meaninglessness, pointlessness, uselessness
Near Antonymsappropriateness, aptness, fitness, suitability, suitableness; importance, significance; usefulness
IRRELEVANCE Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up irrelevance? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).