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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
footling \foot"ling\ adj.
small and of little importance; as, a footling gesture.
Syn: fiddling, lilliputian, little, niggling, paltry, petty,
piddling, picayune, small, trivial.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: (informal) small and of little importance; "a fiddling
sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are
lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at
war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over
niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises";
"piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal
may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune
infraction" [syn: fiddling, footling, lilliputian,
little, niggling, piddling, piffling, petty,
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