Definition of triviality noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌtrɪviˈæləti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌtrɪviˈæləti//
    (pl. trivialities) (disapproving)
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  1. 1[countable] a matter that is not important I don't want to waste time on trivialities.
  2. 2[uncountable] the state of being unimportant or dealing with unimportant things His speech was one of great triviality.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: triviality