1. trivial, trifling, insignificant, unimportant, inconsequential, insubstantial; nugatory, worthless, without merit, valueless, not worth a tinker's dam; frivolous, petty, paltry, slight, lean, skimpy.
2.Informal. nonentity, nobody, Sl. schlepp, nothing, a big nothing, cipher, zero; insignificancy, jackstraw, milquetoast, Sl. nebbish; bonehead, blockhead, dummy, Inf. poor sap; no great shakes, no great catch, Sl. small beer, Sl. small potatoes; weakling, weak sister, tower of jello, Sl. deadhead, Sl. poop, second fiddle, second banana, (Collectively) small fry.

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