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"trinket" in British English

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trinketnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtrɪŋ.kɪt/
a ​smalldecorativeobject, or a ​piece of ​jewellery that is ​cheap or of ​lowquality: She always ​returns from ​vacation with a few ​souvenirs, ​mostly just cheap trinkets.
(Definition of trinket from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"trinket" in American English

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trinketnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtrɪŋ·kɪt/
a ​small, ​decorativeobject or ​item of ​jewelry of little ​value
(Definition of trinket from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trinket”
in Spanish bisutería, quincalla, baratija…
in Vietnamese đồ nữ trang…
in Malaysian barang kodi…
in Thai สิ่งประดับเล็กน้อย…
in French babiole…
in German der Zierat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小件饰物, 廉价珠宝…
in Indonesian perhiasan kecil…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小件飾物, 廉價珠寶…
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