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synonyms for insignificant

  • inconsequential
  • infinitesimal
  • irrelevant
  • meager
  • meaningless
  • minimal
  • minor
  • minuscule
  • negligible
  • paltry
  • pointless
  • senseless
  • trivial
  • unimportant
  • casual
  • immaterial
  • inappreciable
  • inconsiderable
  • lesser
  • light
  • lightweight
  • little
  • minim
  • minute
  • nondescript
  • nonessential
  • not worth mentioning
  • nugatory
  • petty
  • purportless
  • scanty
  • secondary
  • small
  • trifling
  • unsubstantial
See also synonyms for: insignificantly
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antonyms for insignificant

MOST RELEVANT
  • big
  • huge
  • important
  • large
  • major
  • meaningful
  • relevant
  • sensible
  • significant
  • substantial
  • useful
  • valuable
  • worthwhile
  • consequential
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How to use insignificant in a sentence

That said, the step taken Wednesday was not an insignificant one.
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As viruses course through a population, they inevitably mutate, although most such genetic changes are functionally insignificant.
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While not insignificant, these advancements still fall into the “baby steps” category.
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Proponents of this move say that while the positive effect of remdesivir may be small, it is not insignificant, and that incremental improvements are vital in fighting this virus.
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However, Brown said removing news articles from Facebook in Australia would be “insignificant” to its business because they are a small fraction of what users see.
FACEBOOK PLANS TO BLOCK USERS IN AUSTRALIA FROM SHARING NEWSCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
An insignificant drop in sales was recorded by 27% of respondents, while 26% claimed a dramatic decline in sales.
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Think of the immeasurable wealth of a Providence who could create such a wonder for just two insignificant human beings.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Today we did not proceed further than Mendoza (twelve miles), a still more insignificant place than St. Anna.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
These maps were prepared for cyclists, and many of the hills seem insignificant to a powerful motor.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
Douglas got clear with but insignificant loss, and, collecting his men by a prearranged note of his horn, he returned to camp.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
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