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Tuesday word: Inconsequential

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Inconsequential (adjective)
in·con·se·quen·tial [in-kon-si-kwen-shuhl, in-kon-]


adjective
1. of little or no importance; insignificant; trivial.
2. inconsequent; illogical.
3. irrelevant.

OTHER WORDS FROM INCONSEQUENTIAL
in·con·se·quen·ti·al·i·ty, noun
in·con·se·quen·tial·ly, adverb

WORDS RELATED TO INCONSEQUENTIAL
trivial, unimportant, negligible, worthless, insignificant, casual, dinky, exiguous, immaterial, inadequate, insufficient, light, little, measly, minor, paltry, petty, picayune, puny, runt

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1615–25; in- + consequential

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR INCONSEQUENTIAL
But to Swift, well-versed in Hollywood dating, this is inconsequential.
TAYLOR SWIFT’S ‘BLANK SPACE’: HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A TAY-TAY SCORNED|SUJAY KUMAR|NOVEMBER 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST

How permanent virginity feels,” she says, “and then how inconsequential.
SPEED READ: LENA DUNHAM’S MOST SHOCKING CONFESSIONS FROM ‘NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL’|KEVIN FALLON|SEPTEMBER 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST

You are sending a signal that says any Western response to his actions will be inconsequential.
IS THE U.S. ENABLING PUTIN'S INVASION?|CHRISTOPHER DICKEY|AUGUST 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST

We are still down to play Costa Rica on Tuesday, but the result is inconsequential.
ENGLAND ELIMINATED FROM WORLD CUP 2014: THE ‘YEARS OF HURT’ CONTINUE|TIM TEEMAN|JUNE 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST

The nits that Clinton detractors have picked are so inconsequential as to appear downright desperate.
HILLARY CLINTON KNOWS RAPE IS NO LAUGHING MATTER|AMANDA MARCOTTE|JUNE 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST

"Thank Heaven you don't, pray Heaven you never may," said her inconsequential friend.
MY FRIEND PROSPERO|HENRY HARLAND

It required but a moment for him to see that Shelton's injury was inconsequential.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MARCH, 1931|VARIOUS

I thought I had forgotten how to be foolish, and inconsequential.
THE FIFTH WHEEL|OLIVE HIGGINS PROUTY

That is why so many messages from the spirit world sound silly and inconsequential.
ABROAD AT HOME|JULIAN STREET

Yet you never know where the most promising image will transport you through some inconsequential association.
WAITING FOR DAYLIGHT|HENRY MAJOR TOMLINSON
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