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Definition 1: being of striking appropriateness and pertinence - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images
  • an apt reply

Synonyms for pertinent in the sense of this definition

(pertinent is similar to ...) of an appropriate or pertinent nature

Definition 2: having precise or logical relevance to the matter at hand - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • a list of articles pertinent to the discussion
  • remarks that were to the point

(pertinent is similar to ...) having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

"the scientist corresponds with colleagues in order to learn about matters relevant to her own research"

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