Relevant - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈreləvənt|  American pronunciation of the word relevant
Brit.  |ˈrɛlɪv(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word relevant

adjective

- having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

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

Examples

The ideas and observations expressed in the book are still relevant today.

...make sure your comments during the interview are short and relevant...

The evidence is relevant to the case.

Relevant documents were presented in court.

We received all the relevant information.

What experience do you have that is relevant to this position?

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

We need to extract the relevant financial data.

Forgive me, but I don't think that is relevant.

They demanded the immediate handover of all relevant documents.

Failure to disclose all relevant changes may invalidate your policy.

We have entered into communication with the relevant government department.

He put me in contact with the relevant head of department.

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