Definition of Trifles

1. Noun. (plural of ''trifle'') ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of ''trifle'') ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Trifles

1. trifle [v] - See also: trifle

Trifles Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Trifles Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Trifles

triffidy
trifid
trifid beggar-ticks
trifid bur marigold
trifistulary
triflate
triflates
triflation
triflavin
trifle away
trifle with
trifled
trifler
triflers
trifles (current term)
triflic
triflic acid
triflimide
trifling
triflingly
triflingness
triflings
triflorous
trifluctuation
trifluoperazine
trifluoperazine hydrochloride
trifluoperazines
trifluoracetic
trifluoramine

Literary usage of Trifles

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1764)
"... trifles, which he had then threatened ; but he returns us only hatred for our goodwill, and at the end of this collection has mauled u$ in a moil ..."

2. History of the American Theatre by George Overcash Seilhamer (1889)
"THIS chapter must be devoted to the picking up of unconsidered trifles. The work of the minor players in the Baltimore company, although unimportant in ..."

3. American Journal of Education by Barnard (1882)
"One of the most unpleasant, and often the most demoralizing functions the teacher has to perform is the correction of trifles. He wants a keen eye for ..."

4. A Tramp Abroad by Mark Twain (1880)
"Rags and scraps of the coarse clothing were parted with at a rate equal to about twenty dollars a yard; a piece of a lantern and one or two other trifles ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Trifles

Search for Trifles on Dictionary.com!Search for Trifles on Thesaurus.com!Search for Trifles on Google!Search for Trifles on Wikipedia!

Search

Translations