1North American A small object that is decorative rather than strictly functional; a trinket: a pig mug and a dozen or so other porcine tchotchkes adorn his office
More example sentences
- The group staged golf tournaments and cruises and sold innumerable collectible tchotchkes - limited-edition wooden plaques, team pictures, 25th anniversary prepaid calling cards.
- He has a huge collection of tchotchkes.
- In return, he gets an eagle tchotchke for his knickknack shelf because ‘eagles have no borders.’
Definition of tchotchke in:
- The US English dictionary