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Meaning of TRIVIALITY

Pronunciation:  `trivee'alitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  something of small importance
  2. [n]  the quality of being unimportant and petty or frivolous
  3. [n]  a detail that is considered insignificant
 

TRIVIALITY is a 10 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: pettiness, slightness, small beer, technicality, trifle, trifle, trivia
 
 See Also: detail, item, point, stuff, sundries, sundry, unimportance, whatchamacallit, whatsis

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Triv`i*al"i*ty\, n.; pl. {Trivialities}. [Cf. F.
trivialit['e]]
1. The quality or state of being trivial; trivialness.

2. That which is trivial; a trifle.

         The philosophy of our times does not expend itself
         in furious discussions on mere scholastic
         trivialities.                         --Lyon
                                               Playfair.

 

 

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