frivol

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An idle diversion or pastime; a frivolity
To trifle
To behave frivolously
An unserious person; a shallow person
{f} (Slang) behave in a frivolous manner; waste money or time
To act frivolously; to trifle
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Silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner

One of the major cost drivers in the delivery of health care are these junk and frivolous lawsuits. —.

frivolous
Of little weight or importance; not worth notice; slight
frivolity
levity
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a trifling act, thought, saying, or practice
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trivial
Frivolity
frivolism
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{i} light-heartedness, flippancy, foolishness, silliness
frivolity
frivolous act
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the trait of being frivolous; not serious or sensible
frivolity
something of little value or significance
frivolity
acting like a clown or buffoon
frivolity
state of being frivolous
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The condition or quality of being frivolous; also, acts or habits of trifling; unbecoming levity of disposition
frivolity
If you refer to an activity as a frivolity, you think that it is amusing and rather silly, rather than serious and sensible. There is a serious message at the core of all this frivolity He was one of my most able pupils, but far too easily distracted by frivolities
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{s} wasteful; petty, trite; silly, foolish; nonsensical; unimportant
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Of little weight or importance; not worth notice; slight; as, a frivolous argument
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If you describe someone as frivolous, you mean they behave in a silly or light-hearted way, rather than being serious and sensible. I just decided I was a bit too frivolous to be a doctor
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disapproval If you describe an activity as frivolous, you disapprove of it because it is not useful and wastes time or money. The group says it wants politicians to stop wasting public money on what it believes are frivolous projects
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not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman
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Given to trifling; marked with unbecoming levity; silly; interested especially in trifling matters
frivolous
not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"
frivolous
silly; especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner
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    Расстановка переносов

    friv·ol

    Произношение

    Этимология

    [ 'fri-v&l ] (intransitive verb.) 1866. From French frivole, from Latin frīvolus (“trifling, worthless”)

    Времена

    frivoling, frivolled

    Слово дня

    bricolage
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