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See definition of trifler on Dictionary.com
  • as indabbler
  • as indilettante
  • as inflirt

synonyms for trifler

  • abecedarian
  • beginner
  • dilettante
  • loafer
  • novice
  • potterer
  • pretender
  • tinkerer
  • tyro
  • uninitiate
  • nonprofessional
  • smatterer
  • connoisseur
  • abecedarian
  • aesthete
  • dabbler
  • dallier
  • greenhorn
  • rookie
  • tenderfoot
  • tyro
  • uninitiate
  • nonprofessional
  • smatterer

antonyms for trifler

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  • expert
  • professional
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    How to use trifler in a sentence

    The thing was so remote, and in itself so certain, sure, inexorable; a play of issues that held no part for a trifler like me.
    WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
    His host considered this as if he found a serious flaw in it; after which he began again: "I never supposed you a trifler."
    THE TRAGIC MUSEHENRY JAMES
    The knowledge and the industry of these gentlemen is a perpetual marvel to the ‘bellelettristic trifler.’
    OXFORDANDREW LANG
    No, no, I am no trifler; and I advise you to walk up-stairs again, lest I prove this to your cost.
    TALES FROM "BLACKWOOD"VARIOUS
    And what is there in my conduct or in my words that can justify Master Lyle in thus treating me as a trifler?
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 354, APRIL 1845VARIOUS
    Never more would he think of her—the light trifler with men's hearts.
    LOCHINVARS. R. CROCKETT
    He had been called a dawdler and a trifler and a do-nothing.
    UNDER HANDICAPJACKSON GREGORY
    "Then just give me a five-cent stamp to aim at yer, and yer won't ketch it onc't," replied the boyish trifler.
    PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 25, SEPTEMBER 17, 1870VARIOUS
    The situation had become riskily sentimental and intensely stimulating to Burr's disposition as a social trifler.
    A DREAM OF EMPIREWILLIAM HENRY VENABLE
    Have I then been usually so flippant of speech—a trifler—when we have spoken together before?
    GUY RIVERS: A TALE OF GEORGIAWILLIAM GILMORE SIMMS
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    WORDS RELATED TO TRIFLER

    • abecedarian
    • beginner
    • dilettante
    • loafer
    • nonprofessional
    • novice
    • potterer
    • pretender
    • smatterer
    • tinkerer
    • trifler
    • tyro
    • uninitiate
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