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Adjective
Of little importance
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“What seems to many a trifling matter of wording could have profound consequences.”
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Lacking sense or meaning
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Trifling
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Not convincing, plausible or believable
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Easily excused or forgiven
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(of entertainment) Not profound or serious
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Playing at courtship
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The state or condition of being inoperative
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Joking, tricks
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A lack of seriousness, especially at an improper time
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Dawdling
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Playful or good-humoured joking
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Determiner
Emphasizing insignificance
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Present participle for to treat without seriousness or respect
“This is too serious a matter to trifle with, and it's too heartfelt an issue.”
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Present participle for to behave or spend time in a frivolous way
“His antipathy to legal studies led him to trifle away in the most gentlemanly and unsatisfactory manner.”
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Present participle for to waste something frivolously
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“It concerns every man, who will not trifle away his soul, and fool himself into irrecoverable misery.”
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Present participle for to act flirtatiously
“Christopher countered by saying he was hardly going to trifle with his best friend's sister, and he was certainly not some rake who would play her false.”
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Present participle for to deceive or fool someone
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Present participle for to interfere with (something) in order to cause damage or make unauthorized alterations
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Present participle for make small movements, especially of the hands and feet, through nervousness or impatience
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Present participle for to waste time through aimless wandering or indecision
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Present participle for to be slow to act
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Piffling or twaddling
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Present participle for to spend time in a relaxed, lazy manner
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