Definition of trinket in English:

trinket

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Pronunciation: /ˈtrɪŋkɪt
 
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noun

Derivatives

trinketry

noun
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  • The film, because it is filmed without the help of Hollywood's big names and trinketry is absolutely and stunningly beautiful.
  • Wearing khaki cargo pants and sandals, her neck was festooned with all manner of jungle trinketry, from stones and carved wooden gewgaws to a bright orange bandana.
  • Gentrification has spruced up the colonial facades, traveling bands of vendors offer their trinketry, plump women in white turbans and fluffed skirts wait bored to pose for pictures.

Origin

mid 16th century: of unknown origin.

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