insignificant

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adjective in·sig·nif·i·cant \-kənt\

Definition of insignificant

  1. :  not significant: as a :  lacking meaning or import b :  not worth considering :  unimportant c :  lacking weight, position, or influence :  contemptible d :  small in size, quantity, or number

insignificantly

adverb

Examples of insignificant in a sentence

  1. They lost an insignificant amount of money.

  2. Looking up at the stars always makes me feel so small and insignificant.

  3. These problems are not insignificant.

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First Known Use of insignificant

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INSIGNIFICANT Defined for English Language Learners

insignificant

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adjective in·sig·nif·i·cant \-kənt\

Definition of insignificant for English Language Learners

  • : small or unimportant : not significant


INSIGNIFICANT Defined for Kids

insignificant

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adjective in·sig·nif·i·cant \ˌin-sig-ˈni-fi-kənt\

Definition of insignificant for Students

  1. :  not important <an insignificant change>

insignificantly

adverb


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