Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / insignificance
FEEDBACK

insignificance

See definition of insignificance on Dictionary.com

How to use insignificance in a sentence

The loftiest pagan philosophy dwindled into insignificance before the sublimity of Christian hope.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
Her plain purple coat and wide Leghorn hat, with black ribbons, had the effect not of elegance, but of insignificance.
THE RAKE'S PROGRESSMARJORIE BOWEN
Indeed, the old Latin communities, with the exception of Tibur and Prneste, had sunk into insignificance.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
Never in all his life had Tom felt his own insignificance as he did now.
TOM SLADE WITH THE COLORSPERCY K. FITZHUGH
They abound with passages compared with which the finest declamations of Burke sink into insignificance.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME XIIIJOHN LORD
From this happy dream, I too soon awoke to an agonizing consciousness of my own insignificance.
THE MONCTONS: A NOVEL, VOLUME ISUSANNA MOODIE
It began with an attempt to show the insignificance of all existing medical knowledge.
MEDICAL ESSAYSOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.
Shortage of sleep, over-marching, severe fighting, sink into insignificance beside an empty stomach.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
They would have reduced the Pope to insignificance and seized his territories, without uniting Italy.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
But all these dealings with lands across the sea paled into insignificance beside the task imposed on Canada by the Great War.
THE CANADIAN DOMINIONOSCAR D. SKELTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO INSIGNIFICANCE

  • insignificance
  • irrelevance
  • triviality
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.