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frippery

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of frippery

  1. 1 dressy clothing <dressed in their most elegant frippery for the big gala at the symphony> Synonyms array, best, bravery, caparison, feather, finery, full dress, gaiety (also gayety), glad rags, regaliaRelated Words apparel, attire, costume, duds, habiliment(s), rags, raiment, rig, rigging, threads, toggery, togs, vestiary, vesture, wearNear Antonyms tatters; disarray, dishabille

  2. 2 something of little importance <socialites whose lives were almost entirely consumed by fripperies> Synonyms bagatelle, child's play, trifle, nonproblem, nothing, picayune, shuck(s), small beer, small change, trivialityRelated Words naught (also nought), nothingness, smoke, zero; peanuts, pittance, song, straw, two bits; bunk, claptrap, drivel, folly, fribble, fudge, hogwash, humbug, humbuggery, nonsense, piffle, rot, trash, trivia; bit, crumb, dab, dram, lick, mite, ounce, particle, pinhead, scintilla, shred, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), soupçon, speck, spot, tad, touch, trace




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