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inconsiderable

[in-kuh n-sid-er-uh-buh l] /ˌɪn kənˈsɪd ər ə bəl/
adjective
1.
small, as in value, amount, or size.
2.
not worth consideration or notice; trivial.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; in-3 + considerable
Related forms
inconsiderableness, noun
inconsiderably, adverb
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  • Several telegraph poles were wrecked, but otherwise the disturbance in the leading thoroughfares was inconsiderable.
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inconsiderable

/ˌɪnkənˈsɪdərəbəl/
adjective
1.
relatively small
2.
not worthy of consideration; insignificant
Derived Forms
inconsiderableness, noun
inconsiderably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for inconsiderable
adj.

1590s, from French inconsidérable (16c.), from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + considérable (see considerable). Related: Inconsiderably.

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