negligible

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 /ˈneglɪdʒəbl/



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
neg•li•gi•ble /ˈnɛglɪdʒəbəl/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. so small or unimportant as to be safely disregarded or ignored:negligible expenses.
See -leg-, -neg-.
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
neg•li•gi•ble  (negli jə bəl), 
adj. 
  1. so small, trifling, or unimportant that it may safely be neglected or disregarded:The extra expenses were negligible.
Etymology:
  • Latin neglig(ere) to neglect + -ible
  • 1820–30
neg′li•gi•bili•ty, negli•gi•ble•ness, n. 
negli•gi•bly, adv. 


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

negligible /ˈnɛɡlɪdʒəbəl/ adj
  1. so small, unimportant, etc, as to be not worth considering; insignificant

ˈnegligibly adv



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