Synonyms of 'trifling'
insignificant, petty, or frivolousThe guests had each paid £250, no trifling sum.
In 1949 it was still a small, insignificant city.
No detail was too small to escape her attention.
Though she was tiny, she had a very loud voice.
It's only made a slight difference.
I think he is shallow, vain and untrustworthy.
Rows would start over petty things.
It was more of an idle threat than anything.
I don't like to visit the doctor just for something trivial.
This piece of old junk is totally worthless.
Managers are convinced that the strike will have a negligible effect.
It was an unimportant job, and paid very little.
wasting money on frivolous projects
She had no interest in such paltry concerns.
the puny resources at our disposal
arguing over piddling amounts of money
He was a man of great charm and not inconsiderable wit.
nickel-and-dime (US, slang),
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in the sense of footling
in the sense of frivolous
unworthy of serious or sensible treatmentwasting money on frivolous projects
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