[in-kon-si-kwen-shuh l, in-kon-]
of little or no importance; insignificant; trivial.
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Moot Point vs. Mute PointYou may have heard coworkers or acquaintances refer to an inconsequential or irrelevant point as a moot point, or maybe you’ve heard mute point instead. Fans of the TV show Friends may have heard a third variation: moo point (because, according to Joey, a cow’s opinion doesn’t matter). But which expression is correct, and what exactly does it mean? The correct phrase is moot point. …
alienation, aloofness, apathy, carelessness, coldness, coolness, detachment, disdain, disinterest, disinterestedness, dispassion, disregard, equity, immunity, impartiality, impassivity, inattention, inconsequence, inertia, insignificance
Origin of inconsequential
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Examples from the Web for inconsequentiality
These hee-hee councils splendidly illustrate the inconsecutiveness and inconsequentiality of the Folk.
After that, to show the inconsequentiality of life in those days, we fell to playing.
not following logically as a consequence
trivial or insignificant
not in a logical sequence; haphazard
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