n.1.A thing of very little value or importance; a paltry, or trivial, affair.
2.A dish composed of sweetmeats, fruits, cake, wine, etc., with syllabub poured over it.
v. i.1.To act or talk without seriousness, gravity, weight, or dignity; to act or talk with levity; to indulge in light or trivial amusements.
[imp. & p. p. Trifled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Trifling .]
To trifle with
to play the fool with; to treat without respect or seriousness; to mock; as, to trifle with one's feelings, or with sacred things.
v. t.1.To make of no importance; to treat as a trifle.
2.To spend in vanity; to fritter away; to waste; as, to trifle away money.
Noun1.trifle - jam-spread sponge cake soaked in wine served with custard sauce
2.trifle - a detail that is considered insignificant
3.trifle - something of small importance
Verb1.trifle - waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently
2.trifle - act frivolously
Synonyms: frivol
3.trifle - consider not very seriously; "He is trifling with her"; "She plays with the thought of moving to Tasmania"
Synonyms: dally, play
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Translate Trifle to Spanish, Translate Trifle to German, Translate Trifle to French
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trifle away
trifoliate orange
trifoliolate leaf
Trifolium alpinum
Trifolium dubium
Trifolium incarnatum
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