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synonyms for unimportant

  • frivolous
  • immaterial
  • inconsequential
  • insignificant
  • irrelevant
  • meaningless
  • negligible
  • null
  • trivial
  • unnecessary
  • useless
  • worthless
  • beside the point
  • casual
  • frothy
  • inconsiderable
  • indifferent
  • little
  • low-ranking
  • minor
  • minute
  • nonessential
  • nothing
  • nugatory
  • of no account
  • of no consequence
  • paltry
  • petty
  • picayune
  • second-rate
  • shoestring
  • slight
  • trifling
  • zero
  • zilch
  • zip
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antonyms for unimportant

MOST RELEVANT
  • consequential
  • important
  • meaningful
  • necessary
  • relevant
  • significant
  • substantial
  • useful
  • valuable
  • worthwhile
  • worthy
  • big
  • serious
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How to use unimportant in a sentence

Unlike women, who always think of themselves as unimportant, men always think of themselves as the center of the universe.
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Wormholes have a lot, so they receive a low weighting and are thus unimportant at first.
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The complex dynamics behind a dripping faucet, the ways adhesive pads can fail, the cracking of mud — these matters might seem unimportant, or even boring.
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Perception is full of unimportant information that feels as though it gets discarded.
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This field also changes, as scientists discover new ways to get information out of seemingly unimportant bits found through criminal investigations.
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The tobacco-box, during the reign of Elizabeth, was no unimportant part of a dandy's outfit; sometimes a pouch or bag was used.
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In the English version—with a few unimportant exceptions—the dates are given according to both calendars.
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Unimportant alterations may be made, and if any are made, the question may prove difficult, are they important or not.
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A few unimportant elisions have been made for the sake of brevity and coherence.
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In New Brunswick the Carboniferous rocks occupy a large area, but the coal seams so far developed are thin and unimportant.
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WORDS RELATED TO UNIMPORTANT

  • beside the question
  • extraneous
  • immaterial
  • inapplicable
  • incidental
  • inconsequential
  • insignificant
  • irrelevant
  • nihil ad rem
  • not at issue
  • not important
  • not to the purpose
  • off the subject
  • pointless
  • unimportant
  • unrelated
  • wide of the mark
  • wide of the point
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.