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Definition of trinket noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

trinket

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtrɪŋkɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtrɪŋkɪt//
 
Jewellery
 
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a piece of jewellery or small decorative object that is not worth much money On her dressing table there was a comb, a mirror and a few trinkets. See related entries: Jewellery Word Origin mid 16th cent.: of unknown origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: trinket