Meaning of “tinsel” in the English Dictionary

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"tinsel" in British English

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tinselnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈtɪn.səl/ us /ˈtɪn.səl/

(Definition of “tinsel” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tinsel" in American English

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tinselnoun [ U ]

us /ˈtɪn·səl/

thin strips of a shiny material used as decoration, esp. on Christmas trees

(Definition of “tinsel” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)