Synonyms of trifling in English:



  • a trifling matter trifling sums were awarded in damages
    trivial, unimportant, insignificant, inconsequential, petty, minor, of little/no account, of little/no consequence, not worth mentioning, not worth bothering about, light, footling, fiddling, pettifogging, incidental;
    frivolous, silly, idle, superficial;
    small, tiny, inconsiderable, nominal, negligible, nugatory, minute, minuscule;
    paltry, derisory, pitiful, pathetic, miserable
    British informal poxy
    North American informal picayune, nickel-and-dime, small-bore, dinky
    rare exiguous
    [Antonyms] important, serious, considerable
  • Definition of trifling in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day noisome
    Pronunciation: ˈnɔɪs(ə)m
    having an extremely offensive smell