Major and Trivial


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Major adjective – Sufficiently large in size, amount, or number to merit attention.
Usage example: with several blockbuster hits under her belt, the actress now commands some major cash for appearing in a movie

Trivial is an antonym for major in topics: significant, important.
Nearby Words: majority, majored, majoring
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Trivial adjective – Lacking importance.
Usage example: why spend so much time on trivial decisions, like whether the soda should be regular or diet?

Major is an antonym for trivial in not important topic.
Nearby Words: triviality, trivialize, trivially
Antonyms for Trivial
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event major event trivial event
point major point trivial point
problem major problem trivial problem
reason major reason trivial reason
Other nouns: issue, case, example, theme, difference, fight, damage, threat, victory, events, reasons, enemies, problems, differences.

Both words in one sentence

  • The title robot in BURN•E, a Pixar short derived from WALL•E, is sort of an inversion; each of the major events in the film turn out to have impacted his comparatively trivial problems.
  • Manga / Hellstar Remina These people are very easily amused... A major theme in the story is Mob Mentality, particularly how groups of people will idolize or demonize you for almost trivial (and sometimes one in the same) reasons.
  • Video Game / Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia Shanoa cannot take many hits, her ability to attack is limited by her MP (granted, it fills up much more quickly than it has in previous games, but it's still a major limiting factor,) and leveling up doesn't make hard enemies suddenly trivial.
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