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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (unimportant)
a. insignificant
No te conté lo ocurrido, porque me pareció insignificante.I did not tell you what happened, because it seemed insignificant to me.
b. trivial
Debido a un detalle insignificante que omitió en el examen, Ana la suspendió.Because of a trivial detail she omitted on the exam, Ana failed it.
2. (paltry)
a. small
Puede que dos euros te parezca una cantidad insignificante, pero para la gente en el primer mundo.Two euros may seem like a small amount of money to you, but that's not true for everybody.
b. insignificant
El dinero que recibimos fue tan insignificante que apenas pude llamarlo un "bono".The money we got was so insignificant that I could barely call it a "bonus."
c. trifling
No puedo creer que te ofreciera un sumo tan insignificante por la cantidad de trabajo que quería.I can't believe he offered you such a trifling sum for the amount of work he wanted.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. insignificant
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[+asunto, cantidad, detalle, accidente] insignificant; trivial; [+persona] insignificant;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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resultar insignificante
to be insignificant
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