Synonyms for irrelevant

Synonyms for (adjective) irrelevant

Synonyms: irrelevant

Definition: having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

Usage: an irrelevant comment; irrelevant allegations

Similar words: digressive, tangential

Definition: of superficial relevance if any

Usage: a digressive allusion to the day of the week; a tangential remark


Similar words: orthogonal, extraneous, immaterial, impertinent

Definition: not pertinent to the matter under consideration

Usage: an issue extraneous to the debate; the price was immaterial; mentioned several impertinent facts before finally coming to the point


Similar words: inapplicable, unsuitable

Definition: not capable of being applied

Usage: rules inapplicable to day students


Similar words: moot

Definition: of no legal significance (as having been previously decided)