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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Small and of little importance. Also: Obvious and dull.

Usage examples (40)
  • The difference between what the most and the least learned people know is inexpressibly trivial in relation to that which is unknown.
  • A trivial young woman
  • trivial conversation
  • Mr Madhi escaped from Iran in February 2008 after being sentenced to 73 years in jail for what he described as a trivial charge. for more
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