Flippant is an adjective that is used to describe showing lack of respect or seriousness. Disrespectful, shallow.


  1. He made a ‘flippant’ remark towards those that were suffering.
  2. His ‘flippant’ attitude didn’t help him in making friends during his latter years.
  3. She gave a ‘flippant’ response to a question from a person who was simply looking for help.

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