Pertaining

[p_ə_t_ˈeɪ_n_ɪ_ŋ], [pətˈe͡ɪnɪŋ], [pətˈe‍ɪnɪŋ]

Definitions of Pertaining:

  1.   of Pertain

Quotes for Pertaining:

  1. The claim of the State Socialists, however, that this right would not be exercised in matters pertaining to the individual in the more intimate and private relations of his life is not borne out by the history of governments. – Benjamin Tucker

Usage examples for Pertaining:

  1. “ I am persuaded that all candid minds, making due allowance for the imperfection pertaining to human associations, will feel their confidence in the future integrity of that committee increased in proportion as they closely investigate their past acts; and that, even when the wisdom of their course may have been questioned, they will accord to them a scrupulous honesty of purpose. ” – A Visit To The United States In 1841 by Joseph Sturge
  2. As the Negro becomes an international problem, no single section of a country can be entrusted with the administration of matters pertaining to him. ” – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  3. At such times, with the principal, Mr. Fernald, presiding at the end of the long table and all members of the faculty able to attend ranged on either side, all and sundry matters pertaining to the government of the school came up for discussion. ” – Left Guard Gilbert by Ralph Henry Barbour
  4. Train your common- sense and let the windy analysis pertaining to problems alone. ” – Senator North by Gertrude Atherton
  5. This is by far the most important of all the requisites pertaining to hotel housekeeping. ” – Guide to Hotel Housekeeping by Mary E. Palmer

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