not worth considering; "he considered the prize too paltry for the lives it must cost"; "piffling efforts"; "a trifling matter"
consider not very seriously; "He is trifling with her"; "She plays with the thought of moving to Tasmania"
the deliberate act of delaying and playing instead of working
waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently
concerned with trivialities; "a trivial young woman"; "a trivial mind"
of little substance or significance; "a few superficial editorial changes"; "only trivial objections"
(informal) small and of little importance; "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"