Irrelevant Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Irrelevant.

Irrelevant (adjective)


  1. Not connected with or pertinent to the topic of discussion or consideration.

  2. Not applicable or relevant.

In legal context, the term 'irrelevant' is often used by attorneys to contest statements or arguments presented by the opposing party that do not have direct significance to the case in trial.