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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Miscellaneous curios; A small inexpensive mass-produced article.

Usage examples (34)
  • He warns people to be wary of collecting knickknacks merely for the sake of having something to collect.
  • I used to think 'knickknack' was French for 'small, ugly ceramic poodle. "
  • Each piece of furniture and knickknack had its own story.
  • Besides, I want to send some knickknack to my goddaughter. for more
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