- adj1. chance, fortuitous, serendipitous, Inf. fluky; indiscriminate, random, haphazard, casual, hit or miss, careless, leaving much to chance; occasional, accidental; contingent, conditional, circumstantial, provisional, dependent, accompanying; odd, extra, spare-time, part-time; adscititious; subsidiary, subordinate, secondary, accessory.2. negligible, unimportant, of little or small importance, of no great importance, inconsequential, of little consequence, insignificant, inconsiderable, inappreciable; extrinsic, extrinsical, extraneous, external, nonessential, unessential, inessential, adventitious; 553 parenthetical, by-the-way.3. meager, paltry, puny; petty, trivial, trifling; little, small, minute, Sl. dinky; Inf. small-time, Sl. two-bit, Sl. small potatoes.n4. incident, event, occurrence, occasion, circumstance; eventuality, contingency, juncture, conjuncture.
A Note on the Style of the synonym finder. 2014.