bells and whistles

noun plural

Definition of bells and whistles

  1. :  items or features that are useful or decorative but not essential :  frills

1968

First Known Use of bells and whistles

1968


BELLS AND WHISTLES Defined for English Language Learners

bells and whistles

noun plural

Definition of bells and whistles for English Language Learners

  • : parts and features that are useful or appealing but not essential or necessary


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