Picayune in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Picayune

(informal, Canada, US) Petty, trivial; of little consequence; small and of little importance. | Small-minded; childishly spiteful, tending to go on about unimportant things. | (US, especially Louisiana, archaic) A small coin of the value of six-and-a-quarter cents; a fippenny bit.

Short Example Sentences for Picayune

  • 1. Forget your picayune land for a minute. 🔊
  • 2. For making you think it matters a picayune what I have to eat. 🔊

How to use Picayune in Sentences?

  • 1. They ride like the devil, fight like the devil, but don't care a picayune for anything. 🔊