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OTHER WORDS FROM triflingtri·fling·ly, adverbtri·fling·ness, nounun·tri·fling, adjectiveun·tri·fling·ly, adverb
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Others are afraid to lose staff, not a trifling concern considering that frontline workers in the retail and service industries had been leaving jobs at record rates this spring—and lower-income Americans are also most likely to be vaccine-hesitant.Nearly 4 in 10 US workers say they may quit if their employer doesn’t mandate vaccines|Lila MacLellan|August 10, 2021|Quartz
Revamping thousands of miles of highway with high-tech charging equipment is obviously no trifling matter, though, and so far progress has been slow.Magnetizable Concrete in Roads Could Charge Electric Cars While You Drive|Edd Gent|August 9, 2021|Singularity Hub
What's the point of tacking on some trifling symbolic punishment to their deep anguish?
The Flagstaff fire, though a trifling 300 acres, threatened Boulder and activated a top-level fire team.Colorado Blazes Remind Us That National Policy on Fire Needs a Fix|Stephen J. Pyne|June 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Around the globe, people are barely coping, politicians are ignoring them, and the media are trifling with them.Leslie H. Gelb on a World in Crisis—and What Obama Should Do|Leslie H. Gelb|December 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
I follow F. mainly, and note all but very trifling variations from it.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Then, in heaven's name, do not put such a noble creature as Doa Inez on a level with a mere little trifling coquette.
But all these inconveniences are comparatively trifling; the greatest amount of annoyance begins towards the end of the voyage.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The Violin is an instrument which, though small and of trifling original cost, has yet commanded most extraordinary prices.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
He was occupied with one trifling account for half the day, and did not finish it at last.