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inconsequential Explained

inconsequential at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ıŋ'kɔnsək'wentʃəl]

inconsequential at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj not important// insignificant// --inconsequential but amusing chatter// -- inconsequentially adv //

inconsequential at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

76 Moby Thesaurus words for "inconsequential":
absonant, back-burner, contradictory, contrary to reason, cursory,
depthless, dinky, dispensable, fallacious, faulty, few, flawed,
footling, illogical, immaterial, inappreciable, inauthentic,
inconclusive, incongruous, inconsequent, inconsiderable,
inconsistent, inessential, inferior, insignificant, invalid,
irrational, irrelevant, lightweight, little, loose, low, meager,
miniature, minor, minute, negligible, no great shakes,
nonessential, nonscientific, not following, not vital, nugatory,
paltry, paralogical, petit, petty, picayune, picayunish, piddling,
reasonless, self-annulling, self-contradictory, self-refuting,
senseless, shallow, short, skin-deep, slight, small, superficial,
technical, tiny, trifling, trivial, unauthentic, unconnected,
unessential, unimportant, unimpressive, unnoteworthy,
unphilosophical, unreasonable, unscientific, without reason,
worthless

inconsequential at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Failure): unsuccessful, failing, stillborn, fruitless, ineffectual, ineffective, inconsequential, inefficient, impotent, insufficient, useless, foiled.

inconsequential at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
not important or worth considering
SYN TRIVIAL:
inconsequential details * inconsequential chatter
OPP CONSEQUENTIAL
inconsequentially adverb:
They chatted inconsequentially about this and that.

Inconsequential at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Inconsequential \In*con`se*quen"tial\, a.
Not regularly following from the premises; hence, irrelevant;
unimportant; of no consequence. --Chesterfield. --
{In*con`se*quen"tial*ly}, adv.

inconsequential at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

inconsequential
adj 1: lacking worth or importance; "his work seems trivial and
inconsequential"; "the quite inconsequent fellow was
managed like a puppet" [syn: {inconsequent}]
2: not following logically as a consequence

inconsequential at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » in|consequential.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » Canada Inter: IPA » /ɪnˌkɑnsəˈkwɛnʃəl/
  • Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ɪnˌkɒn.səˈkwɛn.ʃəl/
  • Inter: audio » en-ca-synth-inconsequential.ogg|CA synth

    Adjective

    Inter: en-ad » j

  • Having no consequence, not consequential, of little importance.
    1. : You will never know the exact atomic time when you started reading this phrase; of course, thats inconsequential.''

      Synonyms

      * unimportant

  • negligible
  • trivial
  • trifling
  • See also Category: Wikisaurus:insignificant -

    Derived terms

    * inconsequentiality
  • inconsequentially
  • inconsequentialness

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » Having no consequence
  • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|jovendimtar
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|vähäpätöinen, Inter: t+ » fi|merkityksetön

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|oviktig


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » inconsequential
    Translation: io » inconsequential
    Translation: kn » inconsequential
    Translation: my » inconsequential
    Translation: pl » inconsequential
    Translation: pt » inconsequential
    Translation: ru » inconsequential
    Translation: sv » inconsequential
    Translation: te » inconsequential
    Translation: vi » inconsequential
    Translation: zh » inconsequential