Definition of irrelevent
1. irrelevant [ a ] having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue
Examples: "an irrelevant comment" "irrelevant allegations"
(Schubert Ogden, Christ Without Myth....)
If Bultmann 's own definition of myth is strictly adhered to ( and it is interesting that this is almost never done by those who make such pronouncements ) , the evidence is overwhelming that he does not at all exaggerate the extent to which the mythological concepts of traditional theology have become incredible and irrelevant .
And yet this is exactly the risk we run when we assume , as we too often do , that we can continue to preach the gospel in a form that makes it seem incredible and irrelevant to cultured men .
(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)
That much of what he calls folklore is the result of beliefs carefully sown among the people with the conscious aim of producing a desired mass emotional reaction to a particular situation or set of situations is irrelevant .
(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
Life is further characterized , in antithesis to Piepsam , as animal : the image of a dog , which appears at several places , is first given as the criterion of amiable , irrelevant interest aroused by life considered simply as a spectacle : a dog in a wagon is `` admirable '' , `` a pleasure to contemplate '' ; another wagon has no dog , and therefore is `` devoid_of interest '' .Synonyms irrelevant Related Terms relevant extraneous digressive moot inapplicable
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