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Opposite of chief in size or importance
“The point that you are trying to get across is of trivial importance and frankly, not worth our time.”
Adjective
Opposite of to an absolute degree
“It can be done peacefully, by consent or with the use of minimal force.”
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(lowest) Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“In a result that shocked everyone, the third-seeded player was knocked out by the lowest seed in the competition.”
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(unimportant) Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“Thus, she has to search through a large set of irrelevant information before getting access to the information that might be of interest to him.”
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Opposite of being of principal rank, status or importance
“If the supervisor finds a conflict of interest, the supervisor must relieve the subordinate employee of duty and responsibility.”
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Opposite of noteworthy historically, or among one's peers
“He was just one of many unknown painters from the 19th century.”
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Opposite of of the highest rank or status
“The common people in Slaver's Bay address Daenerys as Mhysa, which means Mother.”
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Opposite of the most important in terms of rank or status
“She has years of experience as an assistant manager and is very eager to take the next step.”
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Opposite of regarded as reliable or truthful
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Opposite of comprehensive
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Opposite of highlighting the main points of a discussion
“The question of what consumers will actually do with the cash is irrelevant.”
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Opposite of indispensable to the continuance of life
“For the fact that a brainless trout can perform the same actions as a whole fish does not prove that the trout's brain is an unnecessary organ.”
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Opposite of recognized for one's power, talents or achievements
“The class focused on the lesser-known inconspicuous religious leaders of the last century.”
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Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“His punches were weak and slow, and I can claim with confidence that he was the worst boxer that I had ever seen.”
Adjective
Opposite of used or accepted broadly
Noun
(extension) Opposite of the central or greater part of something
“The new metro stop forms part of a wider extension and redevelopment of the city's metro system.”
Noun
(accessory) Opposite of the central or greater part of something
“It was no more than a customizable accessory used to improve the aesthetics of the device.”
Noun
(might and main) Opposite of great strength or force
“He possessed enormous self-discipline to overcome ill health, physical weakness and a lack of self-confidence.”
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Opposite of a great division of land
“The island basks in year-round subtropical sunshine, wafted by gentle Atlantic breezes.”
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Opposite of the greater part of something
Noun
Opposite of the central or greater part of something
“On the surface, the device looks as pretty as a picture, but testing shows that it fails in numerous critical areas.”
Noun
Opposite of power or strength, typically from well-developed muscles
Noun
Opposite of the large body of saltwater that covers most of the earth
Noun
Opposite of the majority of
“The disruptive behavior of a minority of pupils can wreak havoc in the classrooms and corridors.”
Noun
Opposite of ditch, channel dug in earth
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that is very popular or held in high regard
“Brussels sprouts are my least favorite food.”
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