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English definition of “footling”

footling

adjective     /ˈfuː.tl̩.ɪŋ/ US  /-t̬l̩-/ old-fashioned
silly or not important : He could always do something useful instead of wasting my time with footling queries .Of little or less importance
(Definition of footling adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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