1. of no importance or relevance especially to a law case
- an objection that is immaterial after the fact
2. without material form or substance
3. not consisting of matter
- immaterial apparitions
- ghosts and other immaterial entities
4. not pertinent to the matter under consideration
- the price was immaterial
5. (often followed by `to') lacking importance; not mattering one way or the other
- whether you choose to do it or not is a matter that is quite immaterial (or indifferent)
Sentences with immaterial as an adjective:
- Because ghosts are immaterial, they can pass through walls.
- Objection, Your Honour! The defendant's criminal record is immaterial to this case.