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Definition of rinky-dink adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

rinky-dink

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈrɪŋki dɪŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɪŋki dɪŋk//
 
(North American English, informal)
 
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of poor quality; cheap and/or old-fashioned a rinky-dink rhinestone necklace a rinky-dink little town Don’t settle for a rinky-dink camera. They were using very rinky-dink systems. There was some great skating but it was a rinky-dink show.
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