SYNONYMS FOR frivolous
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of frivolous
OTHER WORDS FROM frivolousfriv·o·lous·ly, adverbfriv·o·lous·ness, nounun·friv·o·lous, adjectiveun·friv·o·lous·ness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH frivolousfrivolity, frivolousness
Example sentences from the Web for frivolous
The thing is, though, our legal system has mechanisms to combat frivolous lawsuits.
We have left many friends behind, but that does not minimize the frivolous fun we will have.
Republicans oppose supposedly frivolous lawsuits on behalf of employees infected by covid-19 at work, yet they support farcical lawsuits to overturn the election results.Why the Republican cult of victimhood is so dangerous|Max Boot|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
The understanding was that Cashour should pitch the story to reporters that Goldstein might have made up the assault and had a history of filing frivolous sexual misconduct claims in the Navy.VA watchdog told prosecutors his probe of Secretary Wilkie’s effort to discredit House staffer turned up possible criminal conduct|Lisa Rein, Spencer Hsu|December 9, 2020|Washington Post
In a written response, it said the approval rate appeared artificially low, in part, because of prolific grievance filers and frivolous complaints.The Way Prisoners Flag Guard Abuse, Inadequate Health Care and Unsanitary Conditions Is Broken|by Shannon Heffernan, WBEZ|December 2, 2020|ProPublica
He had that contempt for all dallying and toying and lightness and frivolousness that hard, serious workers always have.Fresh Fields|John Burroughs
Leave frivolousness to women, whose minds are only large enough for domestic difficulties.The Big Bow Mystery|I. Zangwill
He glowered down such frivolousness and proceeded with his cross-examination.
The child is made to suffer for its mothers frivolousness, weakness or poverty.Woman and Socialism|August Bebel
Unconsciously he made Thea pay for frivolousness of this sort.Song of the Lark|Willa Cather