Sentence Examples


  • He deletes what strikes him as irrelevant, or tedious, or uninteresting to his readers.
  • The strict rules of their noble births seemed irrelevant now.
  • Physically incapable of rising to passionate heights of oratory, Cotta's successes were chiefly due to his searching investigation of facts; he kept strictly to the essentials of the case and avoided all irrelevant digressions.
  • Here also it is important to distinguish what is relevant from what is irrelevant in the line of criticism represented by these writers.
  • Their confusing effect, for modern readers, is increased by a curiously irrelevant prologue.