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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.
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