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frivolity

noun [C or U] uk   /frɪˈvɒl.ə.ti/  us   /-ˈvɑː.lə.t̬i/
behaviour that is silly and not serious, or things that are silly and not important: You shouldn't treat such a serious subject with frivolity. I'm far too busy to waste time on frivolities like going to the cinema.
Translations of “frivolity”
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚蠢輕率的行為, 無關痛癢的事物…
in Russian легкомыслие…
in Turkish uçarılık, ciddiyetsizlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚蠢轻率所为, 无关痛痒的事物…
in Polish błazenada…
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