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Definition 1: not consisting of matter - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where immaterial or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • immaterial apparitions
  • ghosts and other immaterial entities

Synonyms for immaterial in the sense of this definition

(immaterial is similar to ...) lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or seen

"that intangible thing--the soul"

(means also ...) lacking material form or substance; unreal

"as insubstantial as a dream" "an insubstantial mirage on the horizon"

(... are attributes of immaterial) the quality of being physical; consisting of matter

Definition 2: of no importance or relevance especially to a law case - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where immaterial or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an objection that is immaterial after the fact

Definition 3: without material form or substance - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where immaterial or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an incorporeal spirit

Synonyms for immaterial in the sense of this definition

(immaterial is similar to ...) not having a material body

"bodiless ghosts"

(immaterial is similar to ...) lacking material body or form or substance

"spiritual beings" "the vital transcendental soul belonging to the spiritual realm"

(means also ...) having no body

(... are attributes of immaterial) the quality of being physical; consisting of matter

Definition 4: not pertinent to the matter under consideration - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where immaterial or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an issue extraneous to the debate
  • the price was immaterial
  • mentioned several impertinent facts before finally coming to the point

Synonyms for immaterial in the sense of this definition

(immaterial is similar to ...) having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

"an irrelevant comment" "irrelevant allegations"

Definition 5: (often followed by `to') lacking importance; not mattering one way or the other - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where immaterial or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • whether you choose to do it or not is a matter that is quite immaterial (or indifferent)
  • what others think is altogether indifferent to him

Synonyms for immaterial in the sense of this definition

(immaterial is similar to ...) not important

"a relatively unimportant feature of the system" "the question seems unimportant"

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