Appropriate and Germane


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Appropriate adjective – Meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation.
Germane is a synonym for appropriate in suitable topic. In some cases you can use "Germane" instead an adjective "Appropriate", when it comes to topics like pertinent, relevant.
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate


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Germane adjective – Having to do with the matter at hand.
Usage example: my personal opinion isn't germane to our discussion of the facts of the case

Appropriate is a synonym for germane in pertinent topic. You can use "Appropriate" instead an adjective "Germane", if it concerns topics such as relevant.
Nearby Word: Germanism
Synonyms for Germane

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