Appropriate and Irrelevant

Appropriate

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Appropriate adjective – Meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation.
Irrelevant is an antonym for appropriate in topics: suitable, inappropriate.
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Antonyms for Appropriate

Irrelevant

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Irrelevant adjective – Not having anything to do with the matter at hand.
Usage example: irrelevant questions that merely disrupted the classroom lesson

Appropriate is an antonym for irrelevant in topics: unconnected, relevant, beside the point.
Nearby Words: irrelevance, irrelevancy, irrelevantly
Antonyms for Irrelevant
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Things that words describes

character appropriate character irrelevant character
parts appropriate parts irrelevant parts
scene appropriate scene irrelevant scene
time appropriate time irrelevant time
Other nouns: example, song, items, places, stat, stats.

Both words in one sentence

  • Theatre / Dreamgirls The following scene, there's a brief shot of the marquee that states that the year is 1966, making the riot irrelevant to the plot (except to display the Civil Rights Movement that was appropriate for the era).
  • Endless Daytime In the Stephen Sondheim musical A Little Night Music, act II has a thematically appropriate but otherwise Irrelevant Act Opener by the chorus called "The Sun Won't Set", in which it stays twilight till around 11pm.
  • Endless Daytime: Act II has a thematically appropriate but otherwise Irrelevant Act Opener by the chorus called "The Sun Won't Set", in which it stays twilight till around 11pm (because Act II takes place near the Arctic Circle during summer).
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Irrelevant and Appropriate. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 23, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/appropriate/irrelevant
Appropriate & Irrelevant. N.p., 2016. Web. 23 Oct. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/appropriate/irrelevant>.
Irrelevant or Appropriate. 2016. Accessed October 23, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/appropriate/irrelevant.

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