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paraphernalia

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Definition of PARAPHERNALIA

1
items needed for the performance of a task or activity <mountain-climbing paraphernalia>
Synonyms accoutrements (or accouterments), apparatus, gear, hardware, kit [chiefly British], material(s), matériel (or materiel), outfit, paraphernalia, stuff, tackle
2
transportable items that one owns <packed up all of their paraphernalia for the move across the country>
Near Antonyms immovables, real estate

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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