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trifle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of trifle

  1. something of little importance let us not speak of trifles when our nation may be going to war Synonyms bagatelle, child's play, frippery, nonproblem, nothing, picayune, shuck(s), small beer, small change, triviality Related Words naught (also nought), nothingness, smoke, zero; peanuts, pittance, song, straw, two bits; bunk, claptrap, drivel, folly, fribble, fudge, hogwash, humbug, humbuggery, nonsense, piffle, rot, trash, trivia; bit, crumb, dab, dram, lick, mite, ounce, particle, pinhead, scintilla, shred, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), soupçon, speck, spot, tad, touch, trace


trifle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of trifle

  1. 1 to show a sexual attraction for someone just for fun do not trifle with me unless you mean to ask me to marry you Synonyms coquet (or coquette), dally, frivol, mess around, toy, flirtRelated Words vamp; court, mash, woo; josh, kid, put on, razz, rib, tease; fool, lead on, string along; manipulate, play (with)

  2. 2 to spend time in aimless activity spent a lazy afternoon trifling on the front porch Synonyms doodle, fool around, fribble, goof (around), hang about [British], kick around, mess around, monkey (around), play, potter (around), putter (around), fiddleRelated Words dally, dawdle, dillydally, hang (around or out), idle, loaf, loll, lounge; clown (around), horse around; diddle (with), tinkerNear Antonyms buckle (down), knuckle down, set (to), settle (down)



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