Definition of unimportant in English:

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unimportant

Pronunciation: /ʌnɪmˈpɔːt(ə)nt/

adjective

Lacking in importance or significance: trivial and unimportant details
More example sentences
  • It is the ability to record the ordinary, seemingly unimportant detail that makes photography so democratic.
  • That sounds awfully dramatic, but it's actually quite depressingly trivial and unimportant.
  • Devouring fashion has provided a uniquely unimportant and frivolous thing to direct all my worry towards.
Synonyms
insignificant, inconsequential, trivial, minor, slight, trifling, of little/no importance, of little/no consequence, of no account, of no moment, non-essential, immaterial, irrelevant, peripheral, extraneous, not worth mentioning, not worth speaking of, petty, paltry, insubstantial, light, inconsiderable, superficial, inferior, worthless, nugatory, pointless, frivolous
informal small-time, piddling, small-fry, no great shakes
British informal twopenny-halfpenny, tinpot
North American informal dinky, picayune

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