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synonyms for pertinently

  • timely
  • appropriately
  • aptly
  • opportunely
  • suitably

antonyms for pertinently

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  • inappropriately
  • unsuitably
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How to use pertinently in a sentence

Dr. French and Mr. Skinner adhere to the same sense in their translation, and pertinently refer to Psalms iii.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 218, DECEMBER 31, 1853VARIOUS
He was naturally considered mad, but it could not be denied that he reasoned pertinently on all subjects.
THE SURPRISES OF LIFEGEORGES CLEMENCEAU
Would the ants reason pertinently concerning the intentions, desires, and projects of the gardener?
GOOD SENSEPAUL HENRI THIRY, BARON D'HOLBACH
The canoe editor of Forest and Stream pertinently says, "we may as properly call a bicycle 'the poor man's express train.'"
WOODCRAFT AND CAMPINGGEORGE WASHINGTON SEARS (NESSMUK)
I replied pertinently that I had made my application nearly a month ago.
LIFE IN THE WAR ZONEGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Neale said, he thought very pertinently, "Grandfather never has been."
ROUGH-HEWNDOROTHY CANFIELD
The hostess pertinently remarked that she, as eldest son, might surely rank among the millionaire's legatees.
HOWARDS ENDE. M. FORSTER
Thus, as Ausonius has pertinently remarked, chaste men engender obscene literatures.
DECADENCE AND OTHER ESSAYS ON THE CULTURE OF IDEASREMY DE GOURMONT
From my window as I write I see an object lesson that pertinently illustrates the actual state of affairs in many a home.
THE SECRET OF A HAPPY HOME (1896)MARION HARLAND
Divinity treats amply and more pertinently of this subject, but I am not much versed in it.
THE ESSAYS OF MONTAIGNE, COMPLETEMICHEL DE MONTAIGNE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PERTINENTLY

  • appropriately
  • aptly
  • opportunely
  • pertinently
  • suitably
  • timely
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