### Some articles on *trivial*:

**Trivial**Pursuit: America Plays

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**Trivial**Pursuit America Plays is a syndicated game show loosely based on the board game of the same name ...

**Trivial**Pursuit America Plays replaced Temptation on a majority of stations that carried it, and inherited its predecessor's abysmal ratings ...

Bass–Serre Theory -

... A graph of groups A is called

**Trivial**and Non**trivial**Actions... A graph of groups A is called

**trivial**if A = T is already a tree and there is some vertex v of A such that Av = π1(A, A) ... An action of a group G on a tree X without edge-inversions is called**trivial**if there exists a vertex x of X that is fixed by G, that is such that Gx = x ... It is known that an action of G on X is**trivial**if and only if the quotient graph of groups for that action is**trivial**...Little-endian - Etymology

... difference between breaking the egg at the little-end and breaking it at the big-end is

... difference between breaking the egg at the little-end and breaking it at the big-end is

**trivial**... between sending eggs with the little- or the big-end first is**trivial**, but we insist that everyone must do it in the same way, to avoid anarchy ... Since the difference is**trivial**we may choose either way, but a decision must be made." This**trivial**difference was the reason for a hundred-years war ...### More definitions of "trivial":

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*adj*): Not large enough to consider or notice.

Synonyms: insignificant

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*adj*): (informal terms) small and of little importance.

Synonyms: fiddling, footling, lilliputian, little, Mickey Mouse, niggling, piddling, piffling, petty, picayune

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*adj*): Concerned with trivialities.

Example:*"A trivial young woman"; "a trivial mind"*

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*adj*): Of little substance or significance.

Example:*"Only trivial objections"*

Synonyms: superficial

### Famous quotes containing the word trivial:

“It is pretty obvious that the debasement of the human mind caused by a constant flow of fraudulent advertising is no *trivial* thing. There is more than one way to conquer a country.”

—Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)

“Duty largely consists of pretending that the *trivial* is critical.”

—John Fowles (b. 1926)

“Men of genius are not quick judges of character. Deep thinking and high imagining blunt that *trivial* instinct by which you and I size people up.”

—Max Beerbohm (1872–1956)

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