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pertinent

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of pertinent

  1. having to do with the matter at hand <he impressed the jury with his concise, pertinent answers to the attorney's questions> Synonyms applicable, apposite, apropos, germane, material, pointed, relative, relevant Related Words appropriate, apt, fit, fitting, suitable; important, meaningful, significant; sensible, useful; admissible, allowable Phrases to the point Near Antonyms frivolous, inconsequential, insignificant, little, minor, negligible, slight, trifling, trivial, unimportant; meaningless, purposeless, senseless, useless; inappropriate, inapt, unsuitable; inadmissible Antonyms extraneous, immaterial, impertinent, inapplicable, inapposite, irrelative, irrelevant, pointless



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