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kickshaw


kickshaw

noun

Definition of KICKSHAW

1
a small object displayed for its attractiveness or interest <a display case in the antiques shop filled with costume jewelry and various kickshaws from the 1920s>
2
something that is pleasing to eat because it is rare or a luxury <the company's holiday party always features an array of artfully confected kickshaws>
Synonyms bit, cate [archaic], dainty, delectable, goody (or goodie), kickshaw, tidbit (also titbit), treat, viand

February 27, 2015
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