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Princeton's WordNet

  1. a bit, a little, a trifleadverb

    to a small degree; somewhat

    "it's a bit warm"; "felt a little better"; "a trifle smaller"

Wiktionary

  1. a trifleadverb

    A little.

Suggested Resources

  1. a trifle

    Read the full text of the A Trifle poem by Henry Timrod on the Poetry.com website.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a trifle in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a trifle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of a trifle in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    The easiest way to divert away the general public attention from their main concern is to start a vociferous debate on a trifle topic through hired people keeping some in favour and others against it and to make them vocally fight on the mainstream and social media platform.

  2. Dwight L. Moody:

    Never think that Jesus commanded a trifle, nor dare to trifle with anything He has commanded.

  3. John Locke:

    Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. One great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected.

  4. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    The most terrible thing in love is that you are not given during life to know who your soulmate really is. And even if you find it, you can’t be sure that your love of all your eternity will fall in love with you, because it can simply refuse you because of some trifle.

  5. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus:

    Forward, as occasion offers. Never look round to see whether any shall note it.... Be satisfied with success in even the smallest matter, and think that even such a result is no trifle.

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  • تافهArabic
  • छोटी सी चीज़Hindi
  • ஒரு அற்பம்Tamil

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    applied to a fish depicted horizontally
    • A. tantamount
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