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noun as in trivial detail


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This inveterate list maker also loved minutiae; in his copious account books, he kept track of every cent he ever spent.

Trekkies are defensive about the minutiae of their sacred source material, sometimes to the point of pretension.

The two companies have been competing over minutiae for a long time.

By and large, they tend to be carefully choreographed retellings of political minutiae that serve to justify decisions.

This I can assert as a fact, that those distinctions are perceived by the angels in heaven as to their minutiae.

I am very close and careful you see, in all minutiae; always was,—pave 'em with rubbish and stones, 6d.

There is no need to go through the minutiae of the struggle.

This Sunday morning she was very busy with domestic minutiae.

She seemed to understand his trials by instinct, and even the minutiae of his work made themselves curiously clear to her.

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On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to minutiae, such as: trivia, incidental, trifle, triviality, minor detail, and small detail.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.