Word of the Week: germane (jer-MAYN)

Definition

(Adjective) being at once relevant and appropriate : fitting

In Context

“‘Most places we used to play have been demolished, and this one hasn’t,’ [Mick Jagger] said, and while he was mixing up his venues, his point was germane. Buildings, eras, styles of music, and the people that play them come and go. But the [Rolling] Stones carry on, seemingly immortal.” 

Dan DeLuca, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 24 July 2019