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Unimportant or unnecessary thing or detail - thesaurus

Synonyms

stuff

noun

informal things that are not important

detail

noun

a fact that is not important

non-issue

noun

a subject that is completely unimportant

irrelevance

noun

something that is not important or necessary to a particular situation or subject

bagatelle

noun

something that is not very important

inessentials

noun

formal things that are not necessary

minutiae

noun

formal very small or unimportant details

adjunct

noun

something that is added to something else but is not essential to it

trivia

noun

unimportant details or information

nothing

pronoun

not anything that is important or worth thinking about

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ancient history

noun

informal things that happened a long time ago and so are no longer important

a storm in a teacup

a lot of trouble about something that is not important

a straw in the wind

something that is not very important but is a sign of what might happen in the future

crap

noun

impolite things that are useless, not wanted, or not important

dead wood

noun

people or things that are no longer considered useful or necessary by an organization

dog-end

noun

Britishinformal the last and least interesting and useful part of something

dregs

noun

informal the least important or least valuable part of something, especially of a group of people

excess baggage

noun

informal something that you want to get rid of

fluff

noun

mainly American something that is entertaining but not serious or important

footnote

noun

an additional fact, event, or comment that is not very important

froth

noun

something that seems pleasant or enjoyable, although it has no useful purpose or importance

gubbins

noun

Britishinformal a collection of things that are not very important

incidental

noun

something that is related to something else but is not as important

the last thing on your mind

something that is not important enough to worry about, especially because you have more serious problems

nicety

noun

a very small difference or detail

non-essentials

noun

things that are not really necessary

odds and ends

noun

small things that are all different and not valuable or important

odds and sods

noun

Britishinformal various people or things that are not important or valuable

paraphernalia

noun

things that are connected with an event or an institution but are not really essential

sideshow

noun

something unimportant that takes your attention away from something more important that is happening at the same time

small beer

noun

informal someone or something that is not important or is not worth thinking about

small change

noun

someone or something that is not very important

small potatoes

noun

mainly Americaninformal small beer

straw man

noun

someone or something that is criticized or attacked but is not really important, powerful, or bad

sundries

noun

formal various objects that are too small or too unimportant to mention separately

this and that

various things

tin god

noun

someone or something that is wrongly considered to be important or good

tinsel

noun

informal something that seems attractive but is not valuable or important

trifle

noun

old-fashioned something that is not very important

triviality

noun

a minor detail or difficulty

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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