toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

trifle
used in Antony and Cleopatra

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
something of small importance; or a small quantity
  • Say, good Caesar, That I some lady trifles have reserv'd, Immoment toys, things of such dignity As we greet modern friends withal; and say, Some nobler token I have kept apart For Livia and Octavia, to induce Their mediation;—must I be unfolded With one that I have bred?
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — Alexandria. A Room in the Monument (46% in)

There are no more uses of "trifle" in Antony and Cleopatra.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®