Synonyms of trifle in English:

trifle


See US English definition of trifle

See UK English definition of trifle

See Spanish definition of nimiedad

noun

1‘we needn't bother the headmaster over such trifles’

SYNONYMS
unimportant matter, unimportant thing, trivial matter, trivial thing, triviality, matter of no consequence, thing of no consequence, matter of no importance, thing of no importance, bagatelle, inessential, nothing
technicality
trivia, minutiae

2‘a horse he had bought for a trifle and sold for an incredible sum’

SYNONYMS
very small amount, next to nothing, hardly anything
pittance
informal peanuts, piddling amount
North American informal chump change
ANTONYMS

small fortune

3‘he went into town to buy a few trifles for Christmas’

SYNONYMS
bauble, trinket, knick-knack, gimcrack, gewgaw, toy
informal whatnot
British informal doodah

Phrases

    a trifle

    ‘he looked a trifle apprehensive’


    SYNONYMS
    a little, a bit, somewhat, a touch, a spot, a mite, a whit
    informal a tad, ish
    ANTONYMS

    very, extremely