Open main menu

Contents

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

in- + signifier +‎ -ant Literally: "which has no signification"

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃.si.ɲi.fjɑ̃/

AdjectiveEdit

insignifiant (feminine singular insignifiante, masculine plural insignifiants, feminine plural insignifiantes)

  1. Of no impact; unimportant; inconsequent; insignificant.
  2. (derogatory) Of no value or interest.
  3. (dated) Without or with an unclear signification.

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

insignifiant m (plural insignifiants, feminine insignifiante)

  1. (chiefly Quebec, derogatory) A boring (male) person of no importance.

Further readingEdit