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Definition of "pertained" [pertained]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of pertain. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pertained" in a sentence
  • "But he left the word gunsel because Hammett had used it so casually that Shaw took it for granted that the word pertained to a hired gunman."
  • "I continued along this life-is-tough vein until I noticed the clock and realized his call pertained to something bigger than a water shortage."
  • "That recall pertained to the pedal getting stuck under the floor mat."