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09:56 May 27, 2003
Arabic to English translations [Non-PRO]
Arabic term or phrase: تروهات
what is the alternative term in English?
Neveen El-Gamal
Local time: 20:07

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4 +4Did you mean ترهاتFuad Yahya



6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Did you mean ترهات

You run a mean risk of receiving irrelevant guesses when you fail to provide context.

If you meant ترهات here are a few alternatives:

trifles, minutia, trivia, trivialities, frivolities

Less commonly used terms:

fiddle-faddle, frippery

Slang terms: small potatoes, small change

    American Heritage Dictionary
Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
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