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tinsel

noun

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something attractive but lacking in substance
  • a book that examines popular fame and finds it to be very disposable tinsel

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The first known use of tinsel was in 1538

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“Tinsel.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tinsel. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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