Meaning of “frivolity” in the English Dictionary

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"frivolity" in British English

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frivolitynoun [ C or U ]

uk /frɪˈvɒl.ə.ti/ us /frɪˈvɑː.lə.t̬i/

(Definition of “frivolity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"frivolity" in American English

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frivolitynoun [ C/U ]

us /frɪˈvɑl·ɪ·t̬i/

foolish behavior, or something silly or unimportant:

[ U ] You shouldn’t treat such a serious subject with frivolity.

(Definition of “frivolity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)