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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Small or trivial ornamental article; Souvenir.

Usage examples (34)
  • Did you purchase that knick-knack on ebay?
  • One pretty knick-knack is a great treasure to them.
  • You have a Chinese knick-knack hanging from your rear-view mirror.
  • A knick-knack shelf that matches the antique the wife has from home. for more
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