relevant

adj.
VERBS
be, seem
become
consider sth, deem sth, regard sth as, see sth as
ADVERB
especially, extremely, highly, particularly, very
hardly, not really

Past imperial glories are hardly relevant to the present day.

marginally

The article was only marginally relevant.

not necessarily, not strictly

Resist the temptation to discuss topics that are not strictly relevant to the essay question.

directly
immediately
no longer
potentially
clearly, obviously
personally

If a story is personally relevant, people are more likely to remember it.

culturally, morally, politically, socially

Is there a morally relevant difference between human life and animal life?

PREPOSITION
to

information relevant to this case

Relevant is used with these nouns: ↑authority, ↑box, ↑context, ↑document, ↑experience, ↑expertise, ↑fact, ↑factor, ↑feedback, ↑information, ↑link, ↑material, ↑passage, ↑provision, ↑question

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • relevant — rel·e·vant / re lə vənt/ adj 1: tending logically to prove or disprove a fact of consequence or to make the fact more or less probable and thereby aiding the trier of fact in making a decision determined that the evidence was relevant; also:… …   Law dictionary

  • relevant — RELEVÁNT, Ă, relevanţi, te, adj. Care relevă, care scoate sau iese în evidenţă. – Din fr. relevant. cf. r e l e v a. Trimis de RACAI, 22.11.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  relevánt adj. m., pl. relevánţi; f. sg. r …   Dicționar Român

  • Relevant — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Relevant País …   Wikipedia Español

  • relevant — relevant, germane, material, pertinent, apposite, applicable, apropos are comparable when they mean having a relation to or a bearing upon the matter in hand or the present circumstances. Something relevant has a traceable connection, especially… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Relevant — may refer to:* Relevant operator, a concept in physics, see renormalization group * Relevant, Ain, a commune of the Ain département in France * Relevant Magazine , an American religious publication *Relevant (horse), a famous Oldenburg horse in… …   Wikipedia

  • relevant — Adj bedeutsam erw. fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus e. relevant, dieses aus l. relevans, dem Partizip Präsens zu l. relevāre in die Höhe heben aus l. levāre heben und l. re .    Ebenso nndl. relevant, nschw. relevant, nnorw. relevant;… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • relevant — [rel′ə vənt] adj. [ML relevans, prp. of relevare, to bear upon < L, to lift up: see RELIEVE] bearing upon or relating to the matter in hand; pertinent; to the point relevance n. relevancy relevantly adv. SYN. RELEVANT implies close logical… …   English World dictionary

  • Relevant — Rel e*vant ( vant), a. [F. relevant, p. pr. of relever to raise again, to relieve. See {Relieve}.] 1. Relieving; lending aid or support. [R.] Pownall. [1913 Webster] 2. Bearing upon, or properly applying to, the case in hand; pertinent;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • relevant — »bedeutsam, ‹ge›wichtig«: Das seit dem 17. Jh. bezeugte Adjektiv ist wohl aus der mlat. Fügung relevantes articuli »berechtigte, beweiskräftige Argumente (im Rechtsstreit)« entlehnt. Lat. relevans ist das Part. Präs. von lat. re levare »in die… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • relevant — Adj. (Aufbaustufe) geh.: von großer Bedeutung, maßgebend Synonyme: ausschlaggebend, bedeutsam, entscheidend, maßgeblich, wesentlich, wichtig, essenziell (geh.), signifikant (geh.) Beispiel: Diese Frage ist für uns sehr relevant …   Extremes Deutsch

  • Relevant — (lat.), erheblich, wichtig; Relevanz, Erheblichkeit, besonders eines Rechtsmittels; Gegensatz: irrelevant (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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