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Synonyms for frivolous
ˈfrɪv ə ləsfriv·o·lous

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.5 / 2 votes

  1. frivolous

    Synonyms:
    trifling, silly, trivial, petty, worthless

    Antonyms:
    serious, earnest, important, grave

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 2 votes

  1. frivolousadjective

    not serious in content or attitude or behavior

    "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"

    Antonyms:
    sincere, real, thoughtful, serious-minded, overserious, solemn, solid, earnest, serious, sober, sobering, sedate, grave

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. frivolousadjective

    Synonyms:
    trifling, trivial, worthless, petty, flimsy, idle, puerile, childish, trashy, foolish

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words1.5 / 2 votes

  1. frivolousadjective

    Synonyms:
    trivial, trifling, petty, puerile, insignificant

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "frivolous":

    futile, trivial, ill-founded, fanciful, reckless

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#8155silly
#12556trivial
#13331petty
#20769worthless
#21679reckless
#26975futile
#30439frivolous
#44241fanciful
#69037trifling

How to use frivolous in a sentence?

  1. Tessa Dare:

    Sexism, society is primed to view anything produced by women for women as lesser, and there's always been an assumption that romance is frivolous, poorly written, and holds little appeal for men. Bridgerton's success is proving all those assumptions false.

  2. Mike Sullivan:

    We don't go out a lot or spend a lot on things that are frivolous.

  3. Adam Muhlendorf:

    This is yet another frivolous complaint. Highway 31 has closed its books.

  4. Adam Spiegel:

    We are not a big company who can absorb such frivolous fluctuations.

  5. Jessica Vaughan from the Center:

    We don't want to turn away people who are genuinely in danger but we know from experience that most of the people that are arriving at our border are not in that category. We have to find an effective way to deter frivolous or opportunist asylum-seekers.


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