Brainless vs Trifling - What's the difference?

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Brainless is a related term of trifling.

As adjectives the difference between brainless and trifling

is that brainless is (lb) having no brain while trifling is trivial, or of little importance.

As a noun trifling is

the act of one who trifles; frivolous behaviour.




(en adjective)
  • (lb) Having no brain.
  • (lb) Unintelligent, with little common sense.
  • *
  • *:"I don't mean all of your friends—only a small proportion—which, however, connects your circle with that deadly, idle, brainless bunch—the insolent chatterers at the opera, the gorged dowagers, the worn-out, passionless men, the enervated matrons of the summer capital,!"
  • trifling



    (en adjective)
  • trivial, or of little importance
  • * 2005 , .
  • it doesn't take him long to make any of them, and he sells them for some trifling sum of money.
  • idle or frivolous
  • Synonyms

    * trivial * inconsequential * petty * See also


    (en noun)
  • The act of one who trifles; frivolous behaviour.
  • * George Croly, Samuel Warren, Marston, or the Memoirs of a Statesman
  • He writes on the principle, of course, that in one's dotage we are privileged to return to the triflings of our infancy, and that Downing Street cannot be better employed in these days than as a chapel of ease to Eton.


    * flirting