In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(detail/fact) irrelevante(fact/detail) intrascendentethat's irrelevant — eso es irrelevante
- the size of the building is quite irrelevant — el tamaño del edificio no tiene ninguna importancia / no viene al caso
- whether I agree or not seems to be irrelevant — mi opinión parece no contar para nada
- to be irrelevant to sth — no tener relación / no tener que ver con algo
- to be irrelevant to sb — serle indiferente a algn
- But I do not say that the first question is an irrelevant consideration.
- Sorry, that was a cheap shot and entirely irrelevant to the question.
- The fact that they were under a compliance audit at this time is largely irrelevant to the issue.
- Nowadays critics are vapid, passionless creatures who seem increasingly irrelevant.
- Her personal feelings about the doctors should be completely irrelevant to her decision.
- To ask a further question without specific allegations in the pleadings renders this question irrelevant.
- But you have no right simply to dismiss it as irrelevant or beneath your dignity.
- After the conquest, the Wall became largely irrelevant to these victors, and drifted into eclipse.
- Motive is important in detection and in arguing a case in court, but it is irrelevant to sentencing.
- Today's technology has made geography almost irrelevant.
- Because the main point about Howard's rhetoric was that it has become totally irrelevant.
- Whether these agendas are predetermined or the product of free will, it's largely irrelevant from our perspective.
- The Tories are totally irrelevant to this whole issue.
- For some the desire was to render law irrelevant and redundant through technological innovation.
- Actually, movie reviews seem almost entirely irrelevant these days.
- The remainder of the section is irrelevant for the purposes of the present appeal.
- If so, should current findings be deemed irrelevant for purposes of policy and law?
- At first glance, a swimming pool might seem completely irrelevant to managing a fast-growing company.
- The trend towards all-embracing competition policy made public ownership almost irrelevant for years despite questions of the public good.
- With the latter, the hero becomes almost irrelevant to the life of the ordinary person.
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