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Following the trifling monthly amelioration during the month of April 2008 in the balance of payments account, which could not even reverse the accumulated deficit prevailing at the end of the first quarter of the year, a noteworthy monthly deficit of $416.
One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact.
These are no trifling concerns, and we ignore them at our own peril.
Although that sounds trifling, the extensive bogs throughout the Siberian lowlands could together add 14 million metric tons of the greenhouse gas to the atmosphere each year.
Wesley's female characters are deliciously crafted, as she winningly details the stupid choices that smart women continually make when it comes to trifling men.
The contribution from the wind was trifling then and it is trifling now.
Buglisi's program note for her Against All Odds (Quand Meme) indicated that "with a simple gesture, a trifling inflection," actress Sarah Bernhardt brought her roles to life.
Rich as the connections are which Knapp draws between trifling, toying, and devaluing, the term's multiple meanings occasionally weaken its usefulness.