trifler

  • 1 Trifler — Tri fler, n. One who trifles. Waterland. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 trifler — trifle ► NOUN 1) a thing of little value or importance. 2) a small amount. 3) Brit. a cold dessert of sponge cake and fruit covered with layers of custard, jelly, and cream. ► VERB 1) (trifle with) treat without seriousness or respect. 2) archaic …

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  • 3 trifler — noun see trifle II …

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  • 4 trifler — See trifle. * * * …

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  • 5 trifler — noun a pewterer, who produced small pewter utensils, like saltcellars …

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  • 6 trifler — Synonyms and related words: Sunday painter, amateur, bungler, clock watcher, coquet, criticaster, dabbler, dabster, dallier, dawdle, dawdler, diddler, dilettante, dillydallier, disregarder, do nothing, dodger, dolittle, doodler, faineant, flirt,… …

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  • 7 trifler — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. pretender, impostor, time waster, idler, lounger, humbug, waster, slacker, shirker, lazy person, ne er do well; see also loafer …

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  • 8 trifler — tri·fler || traɪflÉ™(r) n. one who trifles, player, one who amuses himself …

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  • 9 trifler — flirter …

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  • 10 trifler — n. Doodle, idler, lounger, fribble, fribbler …

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  • 11 trifler — tri·fler …

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  • 12 trifler — noun one who behaves lightly or not seriously • Derivationally related forms: ↑trifle • Hypernyms: ↑idler, ↑loafer, ↑do nothing, ↑layabout, ↑bum …

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  • 13 flirter — trifler …

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  • 14 trifle — trifler, n. /truy feuhl/, n., v., trifled, trifling. n. 1. an article or thing of very little value. 2. a matter, affair, or circumstance of trivial importance or significance. 3. a small, inconsiderable, or trifling sum of money. 4. a small… …

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  • 15 dilettante — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. amateur, enthusiast; dabbler, poetaster; lightweight, poseur, pretender, faker. See taste, ignorance. Ant., professional. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. dabbler, trifler, aesthete, amateur; see amateur . See …

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  • 16 Neglect — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Neglect >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 neglect neglect Sgm: N 1 carelessness carelessness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 trifling trifling &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 negligence negligence Sgm: N 1 omission …

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  • 17 Fool — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Fool >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 fool fool idiot tomfool wiseacre simpleton witling dizzard donkey ass Sgm: N 1 ninny ninny ninnyhammer Sgm: N 1 chowderhead …

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  • 18 whif|fler — whif|fler1 «HWIHF luhr», noun. 1. a person who whiffles, or shifts about, as in thought, opinion, or intention. 2. = trifler. (Cf. ↑trifler) ╂[< whiffl(e) + er1] whif|fler2 «HWIHF luhr», noun. Historical. one of a body of attendants armed with …

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  • 19 Belletristic — Bel le*tris tic, Belletristical Bel le*tris tic*al, a. Occupied with, or pertaining to, belles lettres. An unlearned, belletristic trifler. M. Arnold. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20 Belletristical — Belletristic Bel le*tris tic, Belletristical Bel le*tris tic*al, a. Occupied with, or pertaining to, belles lettres. An unlearned, belletristic trifler. M. Arnold. [1913 Webster] …

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