Definition of unimportant in English:
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.
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
British informaltwopenny-halfpenny, tinpot
North American informaldinky, picayune
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.