footling footling

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (informal) small and of little importance

Usage(s):

  1. These are not piddling concerns, but they are put to the footling purpose of endless windbaggery.
  2. A well-nigh endless series of footling governments has done little to help her out of it.

Quotes

  • ) John wrote in Sounds magazine: "Frankly, I listen to music with no concern whatever for the race, colour, religion, preference in breakfast foods, height, shoe size or whatever-you-like of the music makers. The only footling prejudice I do permit...
    on Oct 12, 2005 By: John Peel Source: guardian.co.uk

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