Footling and Niggling

Footling

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Footling adjective – So small or unimportant as to warrant little or no attention.
Usage example: the assistant's job was to shield the president from such footling problems

Niggling is a synonym for footling. In some cases you can use "Niggling" instead an adjective "Footling". popular alternative
Nearby Word: footle
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Niggling

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Niggling adjective – So small or unimportant as to warrant little or no attention.
Usage example: only niggling differences between the original Broadway musical and the film version that followed

Footling is a synonym for niggling. You can use "Footling" instead an adjective "Niggling". popular alternative
Nearby Word: niggled
Synonyms for Niggling
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Niggling and Footling. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 19, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/footling/niggling
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