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trifling (adj) unimportant or of little value.
A trifling sum is a very little sum of money. When you buy something for a trifling amount you buy it for a small amount. A trifling matter is an unimportant matter.
- It is surprising that though grown up they are quarreling over a trifling matter. We donít expect grown up people like them to fight over a silly matter like who should sit in the first seat in the bus.
- He said he would not do the job for such a trifling amount. He found the salary offered very low and rejected the job.