Synonyms and Antonyms of paraphernalia
1 items needed for the performance of a task or activity mountain-climbing paraphernalia Synonyms of paraphernalia accoutrements (or accouterments), apparatus, gear, hardware, kit [chiefly British], material(s), matériel (or materiel), outfit, equipment, stuff, tackleWords Related to paraphernalia accessories, appurtenances, attachments, fittings; baggage, belongings, impedimenta; appliances, facilities, instruments, machinery, tools; apparel, attire, habiliments, raiment, trappings; armamentarium, armory, arsenal, battery; assets, resources
2 transportable items that one owns packed up all of their paraphernalia for the move across the country Synonyms of paraphernalia belongings, chattels, duds, effects, gear, goods, holdings, movables (or moveables), possession, personal effects, personal property, personalty, plunder [chiefly dialect], stuff, thingsWords Related to paraphernalia treasures, valuables; appointments, fixtures, furnishings; estate, property, tangibles; collateralNear Antonyms of paraphernalia immovables, real estate
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