Definition of Bric-a-brac

1. Noun. Miscellaneous curios.




Definition of Bric-a-brac

1. Noun. Small ornaments and other miscellaneous items of little value. ¹

2. Noun. (alternative spelling of bric-a-brac) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bric-a-brac

bribable
bribe
bribeable
bribed
bribee
bribees
bribeless
briber
briberies
bribers
bribery
bribes
bribetaking
bribing
bric-a-brac (current term)
brick
brick-tea
brick by brick
brick cheese
brick house
brick houses
brick in
brick it
brick over
brick red
brick trowel
brick up

Literary usage of Bric-a-brac

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1. The Century Illustrated Monthly MagazineUnited States (1886)
"300 See also page 639. Narcissus in Camden. Poem. (Helen Gray Conel Bric-a-Brac 3... XXv.. 157 Napoleonic History, The New Phase of Walter A. Burlingame ..."

2. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"A still more astonishing want of perception is shown by a hunter of literary bric-a-brac, who calls the Song of the Kettle in the "Cricket on the Hearth ..."

3. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America by Seismological Society of America (1911)
"Crockery and bric-a-brac was broken in many houses, and plaster fell in some instances. About twenty chimneys were badly cracked Duplex pendulum record of ..."

4. Music (1897)
"EDITORIAL bric-a-brac. It seems curious to me that certain distinguished American musicians should have cared to go upon record as having "found out" ..."

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