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Definition 1: not serious in content or attitude or behavior - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where frivolous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a frivolous novel
  • a frivolous remark
  • a frivolous young woman

(frivolous is similar to ...) lacking seriousness; given to frivolity

"a dizzy blonde" "light-headed teenagers" "silly giggles"

(frivolous is similar to ...) guided by whim and fancy

"flighty young girls"

(frivolous is similar to ...) showing inappropriate levity

(frivolous is similar to ...) silly or trivial

"idle pleasure" "light banter" "light idle chatter"

(frivolous is similar to ...) intended primarily as entertainment; not serious or profound

"light verse" "a light comedy"

(frivolous is similar to ...) concerned with trivialities

"a trivial young woman" "a trivial mind"

(means also ...) concerned with or comprehending only what is apparent or obvious; not deep or penetrating emotionally or intellectually

"superficial similarities" "a superficial mind" "his thinking was superficial and fuzzy" "superficial knowledge" "the superficial report didn't give the true picture" "only superficial differences"

(... are attributes of frivolous) the trait of being serious

"a lack of solemnity is not necessarily a lack of seriousness"

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