The definition of relevant is connected or related to the current situation.adjective
An example of relevant is a candidate's social view points to his bid for presidency.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: ML relevans, prp. of relevare, to bear upon < L, to lift up: see relieve
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Origin: Medieval Latin relevāns, relevant-, from Latin, present participle of relevāre, to relieve, raise up; see relieve.
- relˈe·vant·ly adverb