insignificancy

noun in·sig·nif·i·can·cy \ ˌin(t)-sig-ˈni-fi-kən(t)-sē \

Definition of insignificancy

plural insignificancies
2 : an insignificant thing or person

Examples of insignificancy in a Sentence

  1. forced to face the fact that he would always be an insignificancy in such a large law firm, he decided to strike out on his own

  2. we shouldn't even be talking about a matter of such patent insignificancy

First Known Use of insignificancy

1651

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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