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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 friv·o·lous /ˈfrɪvḷəs, vələs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Friv·o·lous a.
 1. Of little weight or importance; not worth notice; slight; as, a frivolous argument.
 2. Given to trifling; marked with unbecoming levity; silly; interested especially in trifling matters.
    His personal tastes were low and frivolous.   --Macaulay.
 Syn: -- Trifling; trivial; slight; petty; worthless.
 -- Friv*o*lous*ly, adv. -- Friv*o*lous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous
            novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"
            [ant: serious]