Translation of "trifle" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈtraɪ.fl̩/ us

a sweet cold dish consisting of a layer of fruit and cake, a layer of custard (= thick, sweet, yellow sauce) and a top layer of cream

postre de bizcocho, crema y frutas
a sherry trifle

formal a matter or object of little value or importance

I brought a few trifles back from Indiapieces of jewellery and fabric mainly.
a trifle


un poquitín
I’m a trifle confused about the arrangements for tonight.

(Translation of “trifle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈtraifl/

anything of very little value

friolera, bagatela, fruslería; pequeñez
$100 is a trifle when one is very rich.

(a dish of) a sweet pudding made of sponge-cake, fruit, cream etc

Bizcocho Borracho con Frutas y Crema
I’m making a sherry trifle for dessert.
trifling adjective


insignificante, nimio, de poca monta
a trifling amount of money.

(Translation of “trifle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)