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 Translation for 'frivolous' from English to Russian
ADJ   frivolous | more frivolous | most frivolous
фривольный {adj} [легкомысленный, поверхностный]frivolous
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Usage Examples English
  • Notably, the tort of malicious prosecution only protects the right of defendants to be free of frivolous lawsuits brought by malicious plaintiffs.
  • In one case, the Seventh Circuit Court issued an order giving such an attorney "14 days to show cause why he should not be fined $10,000 for his frivolous arguments".
  • The argument that the Sixteenth Amendment was not ratified, and variations of this argument, have been officially identified as legally frivolous federal income tax return positions for purposes of the $5,000 frivolous tax return penalty imposed under Internal Revenue Code section 6702(a).
  • Organizations have motive to limit reimbursement expenses, whether fraudulent, frivolous, or legitimate.
  • This research has drawn criticism for being 'frivolous'.

  • The PSLRA was designed to limit frivolous securities lawsuits.
  • Rumble strips are very inexpensive to install, so there is concern that some installations are frivolous.
  • In 1668, he brought out "She Would If She Could", a comedy of action, wit and spirit, although by some thought to be frivolous and immoral.
  • Galen described him as a "frivolous" person.
  • 826 (2011), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court held that reasonable fees may be granted to the defendant in a suit that involves both frivolous and non-frivolous claims, but only for costs resulting from the frivolous claims.

  • Some more serious political parties, such as the Rent Is Too Damn High Party, may use the same tactics and humorous approaches to politics as their more frivolous counterparts but aim to address legitimate sociopolitical issues, something that frivolous parties do not do.
  • The OMB control number argument and variations of this argument have been officially identified as legally frivolous Federal tax return positions for purposes of the $5,000 frivolous tax return penalty imposed under Internal Revenue Code section 6702(a).
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