One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the details are unimportant at this stage’
insignificant, inconsequential, trivial, minor, slight, trifling, of little importance, of no importance, of little consequence, of no consequence, of no account, of no moment, non-essential, immaterial, irrelevant, peripheral, extraneous, not worth mentioning, not worth speaking of, petty, paltry, insubstantial, light, inconsiderable, superficial, inferior, worthless, nugatory, pointless, frivolous
informal small-time, piddling, small-fry, no great shakes
British informal twopenny-halfpenny, tinpot
North American informal dinky, picayune
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