Little and Negligible


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Little adjective – Lacking importance.
Usage example: there were just a few little details left to take care of

Negligible is a synonym for little in unimportant topic. In some cases you can use "Negligible" instead an adjective "Little", when it comes to topics like trivial, minor, hardly any, not important.
Nearby Word: littleness
Synonyms for Little


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Negligible adjective – So small or unimportant as to warrant little or no attention.
Usage example: the two cents in change was such a negligible sum that she left the store without bothering to take it

Little is a synonym for negligible in trivial topic. You can use "Little" instead an adjective "Negligible".
Nearby Word: negligibility
Synonyms for Negligible

Things that words describes

experience little experience negligible experience
help little help negligible help
power little power negligible power
interest little interest negligible interest
Other nouns: effect, use, difficulty, damage.

Both words in one sentence

  • Comic Book / Mega Man Although he loses his memory of the event, little thought is given to the problem since the real time loss was negligible (just enough for a short circuit) and didn't match the memory loss.
  • Faster-Than-Light Travel Despite its speed light imparts very little impact due to light having negligible mass - remember you yourself block the light slamming into you at that speed and create a shadow with no ill effects.
  • Video Game / Stellaris Armor, easily ignored by Energy Weapons and adds little protection in early game due to its almost negligible additives and Diminishing Returns.
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