frivolous definition

  • adjective:
    • Unworthy of severe attention; trivial: a frivolous novel.
    • Inappropriately ridiculous: a frivolous purchase.
    • Silly, specially at an inappropriate time or perhaps in an inappropriate fashion.
    • Of small weight or relevance; maybe not worth notice; slight.
    • Of small fat or value; perhaps not really worth notice; small.
    • provided to trifling; marked with unbecoming levity; ridiculous; interested particularly in trifling issues.
    • maybe not serious in content or attitude or behavior
  • others:
    • Of small weight, really worth, or value; maybe not worth notice; slight; trifling; insignificant: as, a frivolous debate; a frivolous objection or pretext.
    • Given to trifling; described as unbecoming levity; silly; poor.
    • especially, in law, therefore plainly insufficient on require no argument to demonstrate its weakness: because, a frivolous response or plea.

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