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1. pertain

verb. ['pɝˈteɪn'] be relevant to.

Synonyms

  • touch on
  • come to
  • regard
  • revolve around
  • relate
  • touch
  • apply
  • advert
  • center
  • bear on
  • concentrate on
  • affect
  • refer
  • hold
  • focus on
  • concern
  • revolve about
  • go for
  • involve
  • matter to
  • interest
  • allude
  • center on

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • inattention

Etymology

  • partenir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Pertain

  • st_germain
  • legerdemain
  • st_germaine
  • preordain
  • lamontagne
  • lafountaine
  • lafountain
  • inhumane
  • constrain
  • restrain
  • overtrain
  • mcswain
  • explain
  • complain
  • champlain
  • aquitaine
  • ukraine
  • tremaine
  • sylvain
  • sustain
  • spokane
  • sartain
  • retrain
  • refrain
  • profane
  • partain
  • mustain
  • mundane
  • mcwain
  • mcshane

How do you pronounce pertain?

Pronounce pertain as pərˈteɪn.

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Example sentences of the word pertain


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Confirm that all wage and hours laws that pertain to your business are being met.

2. Noun, singular or mass
SR-26 and SR-22 forms correlate and pertain to auto insurance.

2. pertain

verb. ['pɝˈteɪn'] be a part or attribute of.

Synonyms

  • belong
  • belong to

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • break
  • esteem

Etymology

  • partenir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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