knickknack

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knick·knack

also nick·nack  (nĭk′năk′)
n.
A small ornamental article; a trinket.

[Reduplication of knack.]

knick•knack

(ˈnɪkˌnæk)

n.
an ornamental trinket.
[1610–20; gradational compound based on knack in obsolete sense “toy”]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.knickknack - a small inexpensive mass-produced article
article - one of a class of artifacts; "an article of clothing"
2.knickknack - miscellaneous curios
curio, curiosity, oddment, peculiarity, rarity, oddity - something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

knickknack

noun
A small showy article:
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