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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Ornamental objects of no great value.

Usage examples (34)
  • Embryos and idiots, eremites and friars White, black, and grey, with all their trumpery.
  • "What trumpery is this?" he inquired, superciliously, noticing it almost immediately, and grasping the significance of it as promptly.
  • I wonder ---- But I suppose Floyd will save the rest of his 'trumpery' for her!
  • Noun : His usual conversation is pure trumpery for more
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