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nugatory

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Synonyms and Antonyms of nugatory

  1. 1 having no legal or binding force the congressional resolution has symbolic value only, as it relates to a matter governed by the states and is thus nugatory Synonyms of nugatory bad, inoperative, invalid, nonbinding, nonvalid, null, null and void, voidWords Related to nugatory illegal; useless, worthless; ineffective, ineffectualNear Antonyms of nugatory legal; workingAntonyms of nugatory binding, good, valid

  2. 2 lacking importance the book is entertaining, but its contributions to Shakespearean scholarship are nugatory Synonyms of nugatory fiddling, foolish, frivolous, incidental, inconsequential, inconsiderable, insignificant, little, Mickey Mouse, minor, minute, negligible, unimportant, slight, small, small-fry, trifling, trivialWords Related to nugatory jerkwater, one-horse; nickel-and-dime, paltry, petty, small-time, worthless; anonymous, nameless, obscure, uncelebrated, unknownNear Antonyms of nugatory decisive, fatal, fateful; chief, dominant, overbearing, overmastering, overriding, principal; distinctive, exceptional, impressive, outstanding, prominent, remarkable; valuable, worthwhile, worthy; distinguished, eminent, great, illustrious, preeminent, prestigious; famous, notorious, renowned; all-important, basic, essential, fundamental, keyAntonyms of nugatory big, consequential, eventful, important, major, material, meaningful, momentous, significant, substantial, unfrivolous, weighty

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