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picayune

adjective uk   us   /ˌpɪk.əˈjuːn/ /ˈpɪk.ə.juːn/ US
having little value or importance: The misery suffered in this war makes your own problems seem pretty picayune.
Translations of “picayune”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒有價值的, 微不足道的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 没有价值的, 微不足道的…
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