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English definition of “bits and pieces”

bits and pieces

C2 informal (UK also bits and bobs) small things or jobs of different typesGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixtures
(Definition of bits and pieces from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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