novelty


novelty

noun

Definition of NOVELTY

1
the quality or appeal of being new <the novelty of having a cat wore off after the first time I had to change the litter box>
2
novelties pl  small useful items <travel kits filled with small bars of soap, a folding toothbrush, and other novelties>
Related Words baubles, bric-a-brac, gewgaws (also geegaws), knickknacks (also nicknacks), trinkets; gadgets, gimmicks, jiggers; hodgepodge, miscellany, variety
3
a small object displayed for its attractiveness or interest <a shop selling souvenirs, T-shirts, and assorted novelties for tourists passing through>

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