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flippancy [ˈflɪpənsɪ]
ligereza (f); frivolidad (f); falta (f) de seriedad
she was irritated by his flippancy estaba molesta por su frivolidad or falta de seriedad; there was a note of flippancy in her voice había un dejo de ligereza or frivolidad en su voz
she was irritated by the flippancy of his reply She knew his flippancy was a defense, but it still irritated her fashion, for all its flippancy and frivolity, is a valid form of visual art The trust voting bestows must not be treated with flippancy to treat sth with flippancy he treated the whole affair with the utmost flippancy treating the business with that kind of flippancy won't get you anywhere
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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