[ neg-li-juh-buhl ]
/ ˈnɛg lɪ dʒə bəl /
so small, trifling, or unimportant that it may safely be neglected or disregarded: The extra expenses were negligible.
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OTHER WORDS FROM negligible
neg·li·gi·bil·i·ty, neg·li·gi·ble·ness, nounneg·li·gi·bly, adverbnon·neg·li·gi·bil·i·ty, nounnon·neg·li·gi·ble, adjective
non·neg·li·gi·ble·ness, nounnon·neg·li·gi·bly, adverbqua·si-neg·li·gi·ble, adjectivequa·si-neg·li·gi·bly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH negligibleneglectful, negligible
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British Dictionary definitions for negligible
/ (ˈnɛɡlɪdʒəbəl) /
so small, unimportant, etc, as to be not worth considering; insignificant
Derived forms of negligiblenegligibility or negligibleness, nounnegligibly, adverb
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