Insignificant and Minute


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Insignificant adjective – Lacking importance.
Usage example: an insignificant detail that we can safely ignore

Minute is a synonym for insignificant in not important topic. In some cases you can use "Minute" instead an adjective "Insignificant".
Nearby Words: insignificance, insignificancy, insignificantly
Synonyms for Insignificant


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Minute adjective – Lacking importance.
Usage example: a person who wastes her time on the most minute aspects of everyday life

Insignificant is a synonym for minute in unimportant topic. You can use "Insignificant" instead an adjective "Minute", if it concerns topics such as negligible, very small.
Nearby Words: minutely, minuteness, minuted, minuting
Synonyms for Minute

Things that words describes

part insignificant part minute part
detail insignificant detail minute detail
amount insignificant amount minute amount
fraction insignificant fraction minute fraction
Other nouns: difference, details, pieces, amounts, flaws.

Both words in one sentence

  • Useful Notes / Napoleon Bonaparte Given that each Hetalia anime episode is only five minutes long, minus half a minute for the theme song, that's actually not an insignificant amount of time.
  • With the Knowing destroyed and the colony otherwise insignificant, the invaders all leave the minute it's gone, not even bothering to glass the planet.
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