He was quick at repartee, and his observations were gentle but pertinent.
We quote for the sake of one line chiefly, but the whole stanza is pertinent.
His reply was curt and pertinent: "It took long enough, young man!"
Gertrude's earnestness was too real to be shaken by this pertinent inquiry.
Listen, on what a pertinent thought did I come this morning.
It is a pertinent ...