pertain


pertain
I verb appertain, be appropriate, be associated with, be concerned with, be connected to, be suitable, bear upon, befit, behoove, belong, concern, have implications for, have interrelationship with, have reference to, have relation to, have relevance, have significance for, refer, relate, stand in relation to, tie in with, touch upon II index appertain, correspond (be equivalent), refer (direct attention), relate (establish a connection)

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  • Pertain — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Pertain País …   Wikipedia Español

  • Pertain — Per*tain , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Pertained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pertaining}.] [OE. partenen, OF. partenir, fr. L. pertinere to stretch out, reach, pertain; per + tenere to hold, keep. See {Per }, and {Tenable}, and cf. {Appertain}, {Pertinent}.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pertain to — index affiliate, concern (involve), connect (relate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • pertain — mid 14c., from O.Fr. partenir to belong, from L. pertinere to reach, stretch, relate, have reference to, from per through + tenere to hold (see TENET (Cf. tenet)). Related: Pertaining …   Etymology dictionary

  • pertain to — (something) to have a connection with something. His organization wants to provide input to the county on issues pertaining to wildlife …   New idioms dictionary

  • pertain — *bear, relate, appertain, belong, apply Analogous words: connect, *join, combine, associate …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • pertain — [v] be relevant to affect, appertain, apply, associate, be appropriate, bear on, befit, belong, be part of, be pertinent, combine, concern, connect, inhere with, join, refer, regard, relate, touch, vest; concept 532 …   New thesaurus

  • pertain — ► VERB 1) be appropriate, related, or applicable. 2) chiefly Law belong as a part, appendage, or accessory. 3) be in effect or existence at a particular place or time. ORIGIN Latin pertinere extend to, have reference to …   English terms dictionary

  • pertain — [pər tān′] vi. [ME partenen < OFr partenir < L pertinere, to stretch out, reach < per , intens. + tenere, to hold: see THIN] 1. to belong; be connected or associated; be a part, accessory, etc. [lands pertaining to an estate] 2. to be… …   English World dictionary

  • Pertain — 49° 48′ 42″ N 2° 52′ 11″ E / 49.8117, 2.8697 …   Wikipédia en Français


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