Significado de “frivolous” - Diccionario inglés

frivolous en inglés británico

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frivolousadjective

uk /ˈfrɪv.əl.əs/ us /ˈfrɪv.əl.əs/

behaving in a silly way and not taking anything seriously:

I think he sees her as a frivolous young woman.

A frivolous activity or object is silly or not important rather than useful or serious:

I feel like doing something completely frivolous today.
frivolously
adverb uk /ˈfrɪv.əl.əs.li/ us /ˈfrɪv.əl.əs.li/
frivolousness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈfrɪv.əl.əs.nəs/ us /ˈfrɪv.əl.əs.nəs/

(Definición de frivolous de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

frivolous en inglés americano

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frivolousadjective

us /ˈfrɪv·ə·ləs/

(of people) behaving in a silly and foolish way, or (of activities or objects) silly or unimportant:

I’m very frivolous – I just like to have fun.
With our justice system there are a lot of frivolous cases that go to court.
frivolously
adverb us /ˈfrɪv·ə·lə·sli/

We don’t have a monthly budget, but we don’t spend frivolously either.

(Definición de frivolous de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)