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tchotchke

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noun tchotch·ke \ˈchäch-kə, ˈtsäts-\

Definition of tchotchke



Examples of tchotchke

  1. <a bedroom with polka-dot curtains, flowery wallpaper, and shelves cluttered with tchotchkes from a lifetime of vacations>



Origin of tchotchke

Yiddish tshatshke trinket, from obsolete Polish czaczko


First Known Use: 1971


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