Definition of bric-a-brac noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbrɪk ə bræk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbrɪk ə bræk//
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ornaments and other small decorative objects of little value market stalls selling cheap bric-a-brac Word Originmid 19th cent.: from French, from obsolete à bric et à brac ‘at random’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bric-a-brac