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odds and ends

plural noun

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1 small useful items
  • she's always searching among the odds and ends in the drawer for some tool that she needs

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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

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The first known use of odds and ends was in 1761

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“Odds and ends.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/odds%20and%20ends. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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