unrelated


unrelated
I adjective alien, different, differing, discrepant, disparate, dissimilar, diverse, extraneous, foreign, heterogeneous, incomparable, incompatible, incongruous, independent, irrelative, irrelevant, mismatched, separate, strange, unaffiliated, unallied, unassociated, unattached, unconformable, unconnected, ungermane, unlike, unmatched associated concepts: unrelated claims II index alien (unrelated), different, disconnected, dissimilar, extraneous, foreign, gratuitous (unwarranted), heterogeneous, immaterial, impertinent (irrelevant), inapposite, inconsequential, individual, irrelative, irrelevant

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  • unrelated — (adj.) 1660s, not akin, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of RELATE (Cf. relate). Meaning not in any relationship is attested from 1660s; that of not told is from 1764 …   Etymology dictionary

  • unrelated — [adj] independent; different beside the point*, dissimilar, extraneous, inapplicable, inappropriate, irrelative, irrelevant, mismatched, nongermane, not germane, not kin, not kindred, not related, separate, unassociated, unattached, unconnected,… …   New thesaurus

  • unrelated — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not related …   English terms dictionary

  • unrelated — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unrelated — [[t]ʌ̱nrɪle͟ɪtɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ to n If one thing is unrelated to another, there is no connection between them. You can also say that two things are unrelated. My line of work is entirely unrelated to politics... Two of them died… …   English dictionary

  • unrelated — un|re|lat|ed [ˌʌnrıˈleıtıd] adj 1.) two things that are unrelated are not connected to each other in any way ▪ The police think that the two incidents are unrelated. unrelated to ▪ His illness is unrelated to the accident. 2.) people who are… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unrelated — adjective a) not connected or associated The holiday started with two unrelated mishaps. b) not related by kinship He had the same surname as me, but we were unrelated …   Wiktionary

  • unrelated — un|re|lat|ed [ ,ʌnrı leıtəd ] adjective 1. ) not connected to a subject you are thinking about or discussing: Police found the evidence while investigating an unrelated matter. a ) not connected to each other: unrelated incidents 2. ) not part of …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unrelated — adjective 1 not connected to each other in any way: The police think that the two incidents are unrelated. 2 people who are unrelated are not members of the same family …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unrelated — UK [ˌʌnrɪˈleɪtɪd] / US [ˌʌnrɪˈleɪtəd] adjective 1) a) not connected to a subject that you are thinking about or discussing Police found the evidence while investigating an unrelated matter. b) not connected to each other unrelated incidents 2)… …   English dictionary


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