Detailed Translations for trifle from English to German


trifle [the ~] noun

  1. the trifle (detail; side issue; secondary importance)
    Detail; die Kleinigkeit; die Einzelheit; die Nebensache
  2. the trifle (small matter; futility; small thing; small affair; something unimportant)
    die Kleinigkeit; die Lappalie; Ding; die Bagatelle; Dingelchen
  3. the trifle (bagatelle; futility; a piece of cake; )
    die Kleinigkeit; die Bagatelle; die Lappalie
  4. the trifle (fancy dish)
    der Imbiß; der Leckerbissen; die Leckerei

to trifle verb (trifles, trifled, trifling)

  1. to trifle (potter)
    schmieren; kleckern; sudeln; schweinigeln
    • schmieren verb (schmiere, schmierest, schmieret, schmierete, schmieretet, geschmiert)
    • kleckern verb (kleckere, kleckerst, kleckert, kleckerte, kleckertet, gekleckert)
    • sudeln verb (sudele, sudelst, sudelt, sudelte, sudeltet, gesudelt)
    • schweinigeln verb (schweinigele, schweinigelst, schweinigelt, schweinigelte, schweinigeltet, geschweinigelt)

Conjugations for trifle:

  1. trifle
  2. trifle
  3. trifles
  4. trifle
  5. trifle
  6. trifle
simple past
  1. trifled
  2. trifled
  3. trifled
  4. trifled
  5. trifled
  6. trifled
present perfect
  1. have trifled
  2. have trifled
  3. has trifled
  4. have trifled
  5. have trifled
  6. have trifled
past continuous
  1. was trifling
  2. were trifling
  3. was trifling
  4. were trifling
  5. were trifling
  6. were trifling
  1. shall trifle
  2. will trifle
  3. will trifle
  4. shall trifle
  5. will trifle
  6. will trifle
continuous present
  1. am trifling
  2. are trifling
  3. is trifling
  4. are trifling
  5. are trifling
  6. are trifling
  1. be trifled
  2. be trifled
  3. be trifled
  4. be trifled
  5. be trifled
  6. be trifled
  1. trifle!
  2. let's trifle!
  3. trifled
  4. trifling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for trifle:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Bagatelle a piece of cake; bagatelle; child's play; futility; small affair; small matter; small thing; something unimportant; trifle
Detail detail; secondary importance; side issue; trifle
Ding futility; small affair; small matter; small thing; something unimportant; trifle article; baby; child; gadget; good; infant; item; kid; kiddy; lass; little child; little girl; little kid; matter; nipper; object; small child; small one; thing; tike; tiny tot; toddler; tot; tyke
Dingelchen futility; small affair; small matter; small thing; something unimportant; trifle baby; infant; kid; kiddy; little child; little kid; nipper; small child; small one; small things; tike; tiny tot; toddler; tot; triflers; tyke
Einzelheit detail; secondary importance; side issue; trifle
Imbiß fancy dish; trifle cafeteria; fish and chips stand; snack; snack bar
Kleinigkeit a piece of cake; bagatelle; child's play; detail; futility; secondary importance; side issue; small affair; small matter; small thing; something unimportant; trifle folly; foolishness; idiocy; little gift; little present; little something; lunacy; present; small gift
Lappalie a piece of cake; bagatelle; child's play; futility; small affair; small matter; small thing; something unimportant; trifle
Leckerbissen fancy dish; trifle delicacy; refreshment; snack; tidbit; titbit; treat
Leckerei fancy dish; trifle candy; confectionery; delicacies; delicacy; patisserie; refreshment; snack; sweet; sweetie; sweetmeats; sweets; tidbit; titbit
Nebensache detail; secondary importance; side issue; trifle detail; secondary importance; side issue
- small beer; technicality; trivia; triviality
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
kleckern potter; trifle mess; shed; slop; spill
schmieren potter; trifle blot; daub; daub down; depart; go away; grease; leave; lubricate; make blots; mess; oil; rub in; slop; smear; spill; take off
schweinigeln potter; trifle make a mess; mess; slop; spill; tell dirty jokes
sudeln potter; trifle dirty; fiddle; foul; fumble; make dirty; mess about; monkey; muck; muddle; soil
- dally; frivol; piddle; piddle away; play; wanton; wanton away
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- pedantry

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Related Definitions for "trifle":

  1. something of small importance1
  2. a detail that is considered insignificant1
  3. a cold pudding made of layers of sponge cake spread with fruit or jelly; may be decorated with nuts, cream, or chocolate1
  4. consider not very seriously1
    • He is trifling with her1
  5. act frivolously1
  6. waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently1

Wiktionary Translations for trifle:

  1. dessert
  2. thing of little importance or worth
  1. Angelegenheit, Sache von geringer Bedeutung
  2. eine Kleinigkeit, eine Nichtigkeit, eine höchst unbedeutende Sache
  3. winzige oder unbedeutende Sache
  4. kleine, unbedeutende Sache

Cross Translation:
trifle Bagatelle; Lappalie wissewasjeonbenulligheid.
trifle Bagatelle; Kleinigkeit; Nichtigkeit; Lappalie babiole — (vieilli) jouet d’enfants.
trifle Liebe; sexuelle Liebe; Bagatelle; Kleinigkeit; Nichtigkeit; Lappalie bagatellechose de peu de prix et peu nécessaire.
trifle Kleinigkeit baliverne — Propos frivole, occupation futile

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