trivia Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “trivia” in the English Dictionary

"trivia" in British English

See all translations

trivianoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈtrɪv.i.ə/
details or ​information that are not ​important: She has an ​encyclopedicknowledge of ​sports trivia. The ​museumcelebrates the trivia of ​everydaylife.
(Definition of trivia from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"trivia" in American English

See all translations

triviaplural noun

 us   /ˈtrɪv·i·ə/
unimportant or little-known ​details or ​information: This is a ​game for trivia ​buffs (= ​peopleinterested in ​knowing little-known ​facts).
(Definition of trivia from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trivia”
in Spanish trivialidades…
in Vietnamese chuyện vặt…
in Malaysian perkara yg remeh-temeh…
in Thai เรื่องเล็ก ๆ น้อย ๆ…
in French broutilles…
in German die Bagatellen(pl.)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 琐事, 细枝末节…
in Turkish önemsiz/basit şeyler…
in Russian мелочи, пустяки…
in Indonesian hal sepele…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瑣事, 細枝末節…
in Polish błahostki, drobiazgi…
What is the pronunciation of trivia?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“trivia” in British English

“trivia” in American English

Word of the Day


to get knowledge or skill in a new subject or activity

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More