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Adjective: piffling  pi-f(u-)ling
  1. (informal) small and of little importance
    "piffling efforts";
    - fiddling, footling, lilliputian, little, niggling, piddling, petty, picayune [N. Amer], trivial, piddly
Verb: piffle  pi-ful
  1. Speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
    - chatter, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble, rabbit [Brit], vapor [Brit, Cdn], witter [Brit], yatter [Brit], yabber [Brit]
     
  2. Act in a trivial or ineffective way

See also: unimportant

Type of: act, behave, do, mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise [Brit], verbalize

Encyclopedia: Piffle