Saturday, March 8, 2014

Trifle [ TRAHY-fuh'l ]

Trifle [ TRAHY-fuh'l ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) an article of little or no value
2. (n.) a type of dessert
3. (tr. v.) to waste
4. (intr. v.) to act as if something were of little value or significance
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The benefactor modestly exclaimed that the gift was just a trifle.