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[ noun ] the quality of being unimportant and petty or frivolous

Used in print

(Robert E. Lane, The Liberties of Wit: Humanism, Critici...)

It is the obverse of triviality , shallowness , emotional anaesthesia .

Related terms

unimportance joke

2
[ noun ] a detail that is considered insignificant

Synonyms

trifle technicality

Related terms

detail

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[ noun ] something of small importance
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