frivolous

Quip vs Frivolous - What's the difference?

quip | frivolous |


As a noun quip

is a smart, sarcastic turn or jest; a taunt; a severe retort or comeback; a gibe.

As a verb quip

is to make a quip.

As an adjective frivolous is

silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

Whimsical vs Frivolous - What's the difference?

whimsical | frivolous |


As adjectives the difference between whimsical and frivolous

is that whimsical is given to whimsy; capricious; odd; peculiar; playful; light-hearted or amusing while frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

Frivolous vs Youth - What's the difference?

frivolous | youth |


As an adjective frivolous

is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

As a noun youth is

(lb) the quality or state of being young.

Frivolous vs Perfunctory - What's the difference?

frivolous | perfunctory |


As adjectives the difference between frivolous and perfunctory

is that frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner while perfunctory is done merely to discharge a duty; performed mechanically and as a thing of rote; done in a careless and superficial manner; characterized by indifference; as, perfunctory admonitions; aspiring only to minimum standards.

Frivolous vs Bored - What's the difference?

frivolous | bored |


As adjectives the difference between frivolous and bored

is that frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner while bored is suffering from boredom.

As a verb bored is

(bore).

Extraneous vs Frivolous - What's the difference?

extraneous | frivolous |


As adjectives the difference between extraneous and frivolous

is that extraneous is not belonging to, or dependent upon, a thing; without or beyond a thing; foreign while frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

Frivolous vs Imprudent - What's the difference?

frivolous | imprudent |


As adjectives the difference between frivolous and imprudent

is that frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner while imprudent is not prudent; wanting in prudence or discretion; indiscreet; injudicious; not attentive to consequence; improper.

Poor vs Frivolous - What's the difference?

poor | frivolous | Related terms |

Poor is a related term of frivolous.


As adjectives the difference between poor and frivolous

is that poor is with little or no possessions or money while frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

As a noun poor

is (with "the") those who have little or no possessions or money, taken as a group.

Contemptuous vs Frivolous - What's the difference?

contemptuous | frivolous |


As adjectives the difference between contemptuous and frivolous

is that contemptuous is showing contempt; expressing disdain; showing a lack of respect while frivolous is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

Frivolous vs Moot - What's the difference?

frivolous | moot |


As an adjective frivolous

is silly, especially at an inappropriate time or in an inappropriate manner.

As a noun moot is

size, measure.

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