ad rem

ad rem
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad rem; Latin ahd rem]
    • /ˈad rɛm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad rem; Latin ahd rem]
    • /ˈad rɛm/

Definitions of ad rem words

  • adjective ad rem to the point; without digression 3
  • noun ad rem (in a manner) dealing directly with the matter at hand; relevant(ly) 3
  • adjective ad rem relevant; pertinent: an ad rem remark. 1
  • adverb ad rem without digressing; in a straightforward manner: to reply ad rem. 1
  • adjective ad rem Pertinent; relevant. 0
  • adverb ad rem Pertinently; to the purpose. 0

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ad rem popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 51% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 54% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

ad rem usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for ad rem

adj ad rem

  • relevant — bearing upon or connected with the matter in hand; pertinent: a relevant remark.
  • pertinent — pertaining or relating directly and significantly to the matter at hand; relevant: pertinent details.
  • applicable — Something that is applicable to a particular situation is relevant to it or can be applied to it.
  • apt — An apt remark, description, or choice is especially suitable.
  • apropos — Something which is apropos, or apropos of, a subject or event, is connected with it or relevant to it.

Antonyms for ad rem

adj ad rem

  • inappropriate — not appropriate; not proper or suitable: an inappropriate dress for the occasion.
  • irrelevant — not relevant; not applicable or pertinent: His lectures often stray to interesting but irrelevant subjects.
  • unsuitable — not suitable; inappropriate; unfitting; unbecoming.
  • unrelated — associated; connected.
  • improper — not proper; not strictly belonging, applicable, correct, etc.; erroneous: He drew improper conclusions from the scant evidence.

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