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Definition of Insignificant

Insignificant

  1. Not significant; void of signification, sense, or import; meaningless; as, insignificant words.
  2. Having no weight or effect; answering no purpose; unimportant; valueless; futile.
  3. Without weight of character or social standing; mean; contemptible; as, an insignificant person.

Insignificant Quotations

Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.
Carl Sagan

The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in the destruction of forests that everything that has been done for their conservation and production is completely insignificant in comparison.
Karl Marx

There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Life is a series of steps. Things are done gradually. Once in a while there is a giant step, but most of the time we are taking small, seemingly insignificant steps on the stairway of life.
Ralph Ransom

Drink and be thankful to the host! What seems insignificant when you have it, is important when you need it.
Franz Grillparzer
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Insignificant Translations

insignificant in Dutch is onbeduidend, beuzelachtig, luizig
insignificant in French is insignifiant, de peu de poids
insignificant in German is bedeutungslos
insignificant in Italian is irrilevante, insignificante
insignificant in Norwegian is ubetydelig
insignificant in Portuguese is insignificante
insignificant in Spanish is insignificante
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