Synonyms of 'nominal'
in name onlyAs he was still not allowed to run a company, his wife became its nominal head.
titular, , ,
He is titular head, and merely signs laws occasionally.
in name only, ,
their so-called economic miracle
Todd shrugged with pretended indifference.
There is a theoretical risk, but there is seldom a problem.
their professed concern for justice
the ostensible reason for her resignation
very small in comparison with real worthThe ferries carry bicycles for a nominal charge.
weak token gestures with no real consequences
No detail was too small to escape her attention.
The move today was largely symbolic.
effective defence with minimal expenditure
I don't like to visit the doctor just for something trivial.
The guests had each paid £250, no trifling sum.
In 1949 it was still a small, insignificant city.
He was a man of great charm and not inconsiderable wit.
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in the sense of inconsiderable
not worth consideringHe was a man of great charm and not inconsiderable wit.
in the sense of insignificant
having little or no importanceIn 1949 it was still a small, insignificant city.
of no consequence,
nickel-and-dime (US, slang),
of no account,
not worth mentioning,
of no moment,
wanky (taboo, slang)
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