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Synonyms for pertinent
ˈpɜr tn ənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pertinent(adj)

    having precise or logical relevance to the matter at hand

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

    apt, apposite

    irrelevant, malapropos

  2. apposite, apt, pertinent(adj)

    being of striking appropriateness and pertinence

    "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"

    disposed(p), minded(p), given(p), clever, apt(p), apt, tending(p), liable(p), apposite

    malapropos, irrelevant

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pertinent(a)

    akin, appropriate, apropos, essential, germane, proper, relevant

    alien, alien, conflicting, contradictory, contrary, contrasted, distant, foreign, hostile, impertinent, inappropriate, irrelevant, opposed, remote, strange, unconnected, unlike

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pertinent

    related, connected, appertaining, appropriate, fit, apposite, just, proper, congruous, applicable

    unrelated, unconnected, alien, inappropriate, impertinent, incongruous, discordant, repugnant, perturb

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pertinent(a.)

    fit, appropriate, suitable, relevant, apposite, adapted, applicable, proper, PAT, apropos, to the point, to the purpose

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pertinent(a)

    relevant, apposite, applicable, proper

    impertinent, irrelevant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    relevant, appropriate, related, relevance

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  1. Trump Jr. attorney:

    ( a) part from being of no consequence, the characterizations are misinformed, inaccurate, and not pertinent.

  2. Russ Mann:

    It’s amazing how many of them write back and say, ‘I really appreciate your being in touch,’ they now know I'm thinking about them, and I refuse to delegate that. Even if they're not pertinent for my current job, it’s always great to connect and keep the network fresh. People seem to think it's remarkable, but it’s a natural part of my personal workflow.

  3. Attorney General Thelma Aldana:

    We have absolute freedom to investigate any lead that we think might be pertinent relating to the president.

  4. Jack Harkema:

    Protecting the public's health from dangerous amounts of pollutants in the air that we all breathe is the mandate of this agency, this can not be done without careful, deliberate and knowledgeable understanding [ of ] this complex environmental health issue. Multidisciplinary teams of scientific experts must be free to conduct thorough peer-review of the pertinent science. Millions of lives are at stake.

  5. Amnesty International:

    Since yesterday( Thursday), she has received a wave of harassment and threats on social media, including gender-based insults and calls for her arrest, amal Fathy criticized the Egyptian government for failing to protect women, and her arrest has shown just how pertinent her concerns are. It is a dark day when the Egyptian authorities are more concerned with silencing a woman who speaks out about sexual harassment than taking steps to address the issue.

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