Insignificant and Niggling

Insignificant

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Insignificant adjective – So small or unimportant as to warrant little or no attention.
Usage example: the insignificant wear on the doll's face does nothing to diminish its considerable value as an antique

Niggling is a synonym for insignificant in trifling topic. In some cases you can use "Niggling" instead an adjective "Insignificant".
Nearby Words: insignificance, insignificancy, insignificantly
Synonyms for Insignificant

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

Insignificant is a synonym for niggling in petty topic. You can use "Insignificant" instead an adjective "Niggling", if it concerns topics such as trifling.
Nearby Word: niggled
Synonyms for Niggling
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