Definition Of pertain
be appropriate, related, or applicable.
matters pertaining to the organization of government
Example Of pertain
A serious litter problem pertained at the Shopping Centre.
Apparently, the residents held a meeting the other day in the building to discuss matters pertaining to the same.
As a student reading for a doctorate at the celebrated University of Paris-Sorbonne, he is well versed in the academic language that pertains in France and on the European Continent.
‘The culture of blame which pertains in this country today is an unhealthy and debilitating trend,’ the Prime Minister said.
Cross-examination need not be confined to the matters pertaining to the charges.