irrelevance - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ɪˈreləvəns/
singularirrelevance
pluralirrelevances

or irrelevancy 

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/ɪˈreləvənsi/

  1. [uncountable] the fact of being not relevant

    The irrelevance of his replies indicated that he wasn’t listening.

    1. a.
      [countable] something that is not important or necessary to a particular situation or subject

      To many younger people, the monarchy had become an irrelevance.