Definition of つまらない

つまらないtsumaranai Inflection


  • dull; uninteresting; boring; tedious
  • insignificant; unimportant; trifling; trivial; worthless
  • absurd; foolish; silly; stupid
  • useless; pointless; disappointing

Example Sentences

To sum up, we can say that his new novel is disappointing.
She easily takes offence at trifles.
They fell out with each other over trifles.
They fell out with each other over trifles.
A fight started about nothing between them.

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