frivol

[friv-uhl] Informal.
verb (used without object), frivoled, frivoling or (especially British) frivolled, frivolling.
1.
to behave frivolously; trifle.
verb (used with object), frivoled, frivoling or (especially British) frivolled, frivolling.
2.
to spend frivolously (usually followed by away ): to frivol away one's time.

Origin:
1865–70; back formation from frivolous

frivoler; especially British, frivoller, noun
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frivol (ˈfrɪvəl)
 
vb (often foll by away) , (US) -ols, -olling, -olled, -ols, -oling, -oled
1.  (intr) to behave frivolously; trifle
2.  to waste on frivolous pursuits
 
[C19: back formation from frivolous]
 
'frivoller
 
n
 
'frivoler
 
n

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These amendments are frivol ous, and are not worthy of serious consideration.
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