non·​prob·​lem | \ ˌnän-ˈprä-bləm How to pronounce nonproblem (audio) , -bᵊm, -ˌblem \
plural nonproblems

Definition of nonproblem

: something that is not regarded as a genuine or serious problem an expensive solution to a nonproblem

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Examples of nonproblem in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Disney+’s warning attacks a nonproblem with a meaningless blob of sensitivity signaling. Kyle Smith, National Review, 22 Feb. 2021 Trigger warnings attack a nonproblem with a meaningless blob of sensitivity signaling that in turn earns nothing but mockery from thinking people. Kyle Smith, National Review, 22 Feb. 2021 Ms Taitz seems to be trying to help the students with a nonproblem. WSJ, 23 Aug. 2018 That perhaps a big problem (nonproblem) this offense will have is figuring out how to distribute the ball so as to keep all the players with an appetite for scoring touchdowns well fed. Armando Salguero, miamiherald, 5 June 2018

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First Known Use of nonproblem

1965, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonproblem was in 1965

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“Nonproblem.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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