Meaning of “triviality” in the English Dictionary


"triviality" in English

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uk /ˌtrɪv.iˈæl.ə.ti/ us /ˌtrɪv.iˈæl.ə.t̬i/

[ C usually plural ] something that is not important:

I'm a busy man - don't bother me with trivialities.

[ U ] the state of not being important:

The prison sentence seemed harsh, considering the triviality of the offence.

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