odds and ends


odds and ends

noun plural

Definition of ODDS AND ENDS

1
small useful items <she's always searching among the odds and ends in the drawer for some tool that she needs>
Related Words baubles, bric-a-brac, gewgaws (also geegaws), knickknacks (also nicknacks), trinkets; gadgets, gimmicks, jiggers; hodgepodge, miscellany, variety
2
a remaining group or portion <almost all of the piece of leather will be needed for upholstering the chair, so just throw away any odds and ends>
Near Antonyms body, bulk, main, mass, most, weight

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