Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not trifling; not indulging in levities.

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Examples

  • Eleazar responds by rejecting the line Antiochus is trying to draw between trifling and untrifling philosophy: Antiochus wants to focus on particulars, like not eating animals that walk on paws, and say, 'Isn't that an odd and frivolous detail?'

    Siris

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