Definitions for triflingˈtraɪ flɪŋ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word trifling
dalliance, dawdling, trifling(adj)
the deliberate act of delaying and playing instead of working
negligible, paltry, trifling(adj)
not worth considering
"he considered the prize too paltry for the lives it must cost"; "piffling efforts"; "a trifling matter"
trivial, or of little importance
idle or frivolous
being of small value or importance; trivial; paltry; as, a trifling debt; a trifling affair
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Those who give too much attention to trifling things become generally incapable of great things.
A weak mind is like a microscope, which magnifies trifling things but cannot receive great ones.
It is well to remember that the entire universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others.
The foolish undertake a trifling act, and soon desist, discouraged; wise men engage in mighty works, and persevere.
There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact.
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