Definitions for triflingˈtraɪ flɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tri•fling*ˈtraɪ flɪŋ(adj.)

  1. insignificant:

    a trifling sum.

  2. frivolous; shallow; light.

* Syn: See petty.

Origin of trifling:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. dalliance, dawdling, trifling(adj)

    the deliberate act of delaying and playing instead of working

  2. negligible, paltry, trifling(adj)

    not worth considering

    "he considered the prize too paltry for the lives it must cost"; "piffling efforts"; "a trifling matter"


  1. trifling(Adjective)

    trivial, or of little importance

  2. trifling(Adjective)

    idle or frivolous

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trifling

    of Trifle

  2. Trifling(adj)

    being of small value or importance; trivial; paltry; as, a trifling debt; a trifling affair

Anagrams of trifling

  1. flirting

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a trifling amount of money.

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