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The union said complaints were always acted upon or passed to the relevant people. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Latin is a practical language and holds a lot of relevant information about the character of the plant within it. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Your girlfriend had expressed an interest in changing her tickets and then failed to say exactly what she wanted to do after getting the relevant information. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A powerful, still relevant tale. The Sun (2016)Is this information relevant to the qualifications for this position? Christianity Today (2000)We want to hear from relevant people. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have to be relevant and direct attention and efforts where they should go. Peter F. Drucker THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)You have to take the bits that are still relevant. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You have heard all the relevant facts. Clerk, Jayana & Siegel, Ruth Modern Literatures of the Non-Western World: Where the Waters Are Born (1995)He appealed for anyone with any relevant information to come forward. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We are trying to drum up support from the relevant people who we hope can help. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The fact that the song is still relevant. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The interaction between physical and emotional illness is particularly relevant with people in this age group. Knowles, Jane Know Your Own Mind (1991)Relief that his round was still relevant when it finally came to a close. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Can you make them relevant for people of today and the future? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Is it still relevant to a modern audience? Times, Sunday Times (2011)The aim is that the employer has all relevant information available when deciding whether to employ such a person. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My only complaint against this admirable book is that some important relevant topics are left out of the picture. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Make sure you have all relevant information to hand and are fully prepared to present your needs for funding. The Sun (2013)Earnings growth driven by growing sales is far more relevant and important than earnings growth driven by cost savings. Mitchel Zacks AHEAD OF THE MARKET (2003)What a shame that a public figure with so much relevant information to provide should be gagged in this way. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We treat the theory of gravity as solid because of the strong relationship it bears to large numbers of relevant facts. Salkie, Raphael The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)The relevant facts are as follows. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The next generation of MPs needs more direct and relevant commercial experience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is no relevant " fact " beyond these observations about a person's behaviour. Salkie, Raphael The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)The site gives you crossing times and months of operation, and you can click through to book direct with the relevant ferry company. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The advantage of having top-notch contributors is that they are able to explain complex theology in simple, direct and relevant way. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

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Translations for 'relevant'

British English: relevant /ˈrɛlɪvənt/ ADJECTIVE
If something is relevant to a situation or person, it is important or significant in that situation or to that person.
Don't worry about last year. It's what happens today that is really relevant.
  • American English: relevant
  • Arabic: وَثِيقُ الصِّلَة بِ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: relevante
  • Chinese: 有关的
  • Croatian: relevantan
  • Czech: relevantní
  • Danish: relevant
  • Dutch: relevant
  • European Spanish: pertinente
  • Finnish: asiaan liittyvä
  • French: pertinent
  • German: relevant
  • Greek: συναφής
  • Italian: pertinente
  • Japanese: 関連する
  • Korean: 관계가 있는
  • Norwegian: relevant
  • Polish: odnośny
  • European Portuguese: relevante
  • Romanian: relevant
  • Russian: уместный
  • Spanish: pertinente
  • Swedish: relevant
  • Thai: สำคัญ
  • Turkish: ilişkin
  • Ukrainian: доречний
  • Vietnamese: có liên quan

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