Synonyms for relevant

Synonyms for (adjective) relevant

Synonyms: relevant

Definition: having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

Usage: the scientist corresponds with colleagues in order to learn about matters relevant to her own research

Similar words: applicable

Definition: capable of being applied; having relevance

Usage: gave applicable examples to support her argument

Similar words: germane

Definition: relevant and appropriate

Usage: he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue

Similar words: pertinent

Definition: having precise or logical relevance to the matter at hand

Usage: a list of articles pertinent to the discussion; remarks that were to the point