chachka


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Related to chachka: Tshatshke, tsatske

chach·ka

 (chŏch′kə)
n.
Variant of tchotchke.

chachka

(ˈtʃɑːtʃkə)
n
(Jewellery) censorious US a cheap trinket
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chachka - (Yiddish) an attractive, unconventional woman
Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script
fille, girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman - a young woman; "a young lady of 18"
2.chachka - (Yiddish) an inexpensive showy trinket
collectable, collectible - things considered to be worth collecting (not necessarily valuable or antique)
Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script
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I couldn't help but notice that every time I bought a souvenir - whether it was a stuffed sea lion, a bottle of Late Harvest Zinfandel, or another chachka emblazoned with "California Republic" - I would pay a staggering sales tax.
Instead of the disposable chachka items of the past, many of today's licensed brands lend credibility along with name recognition.