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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not significant or important enough to be worth considering; trifling.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Able to be ignored or excluded from consideration; too small or unimportant to be of concern.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. That may be neglected, disregarded, or left out of consideration; too small or unimportant to be worthy of notice.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable or admitting of being neglected or disregarded; neglectable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. so small as to be meaningless; insignificant
  • adj. not worth considering

Etymologies

Latin neglegere, negligere, to neglect; see neglect + -ible.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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