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Definition of Frivolous

Frivolous
Frivolous Friv"o*lous, a. [L. frivolus; prob. akin to friare to rub, crumble, E. friable: cf. F. frivole.] 1. Of little weight or importance; not worth notice; slight; as, a frivolous argument. --Swift. 2. Given to trifling; marked with unbecoming levity; silly; interested especially in trifling matters. His personal tastes were low and frivolous. --Macaulay. Syn: Trifling; trivial; slight; petty; worthless. -- Friv"o*lous*ly, adv. -- Friv"o*lous*ness, n.

Meaning of Frivolous from wikipedia

- In law, frivolous litigation is the practice of starting or carrying on lawsuits that, due to their lack of legal merit, have little if any chance of...
- A frivolous party or a joke party is a political party which has been created for the purposes of entertainment or political satire. Such a party may...
- In law, frivolous or vexatious, is a term used to challenge a complaint or a legal proceeding being heard, or to deny or dismiss or strike out any ensuing...
- Monella (titled Frivolous Lola in the UK) is a 1998 Italian comedy-erotic film directed by Tinto Br****. In the same year also the company Monella Srl...
- Frivolous Wife is a 2008 South Korean romantic comedy film based on William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew. Cheon Yeon-soo is a beautiful, hot-headed...
- other parts of the country, fueled in part by what was perceived as a frivolous use of resources. The city attracted international attention in 2003 when...
- to be "entirely frivolous"). In view of such cases, the IRS has added "free born" or "sovereign" citizenship to its list of frivolous claims that may...
- Fables for the Frivolous, or Fables for the Frivolous (with Apologies to La Fontaine), is one of the earliest works by the American parodist Guy Wetmore...
- gone beyond merely filing a lawsuit. The taking of an appeal, even a frivolous one, is not enough to constitute an abuse of process. The mere filing...
- of which his official website says "unlike many tattoos, his were not frivolous—his tattoos reflect two of his lifelong commitments: his family and Scotland...
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