Insignificant and Trifling


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

Trifling is a synonym for insignificant in unimportant topic. In some cases you can use "Trifling" instead the word "Insignificant" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like amount, small, worthless, idle. popular alternative
Nearby Words: insignificance, insignificancy, insignificantly
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Trifling adjective – Lacking importance.
Usage example: deciding what you want to do for a living is no trifling matter

Insignificant is a synonym for trifling in amount topic. You can use "Insignificant" instead an adjective "Trifling", if it concerns topics such as size, unimportant, small, worthless. popular alternative
Nearby Words: trifle, trifled
Synonyms for Trifling

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