piffling

adjective pif·fling \ ˈpi-flən , -f(ə-)liŋ \

Definition of piffling

:of little worth or importance :trivial

Examples of piffling in a Sentence

  1. from his perspective as a billionaire, what the governor got paid was a piffling amount

First Known Use of piffling

1864


PIFFLING Defined for English Language Learners

piffling

adjective

Definition of piffling for English Language Learners

  • : small and unimportant


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