Insignificant



[in-sig-nif-i-kuh nt] /ˌɪn sɪgˈnɪf ɪ kənt/

adjective
1.
unimportant, trifling, or petty:
Omit the insignificant details.
2.
too small to be important:
an insignificant sum.
3.
of no consequence, influence, or distinction:
a minor, insignificant bureaucrat.
4.
without weight of character; contemptible:
an insignificant fellow.
5.
without meaning; meaningless:
insignificant sounds.
noun
6.
a word, thing, or person without significance.
/ˌɪnsɪɡˈnɪfɪkənt/
adjective
1.
having little or no importance; trifling
2.
almost or relatively meaningless
3.
small or inadequate: an insignificant wage
4.
not distinctive in character, etc
adj.

1650s, from in- (1) “not, opposite of” + significant. Related: Insignificantly.

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