Bawble
Bawble Baw"ble, n. A trinket. See {Bauble}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bauble — n.; (also bawble) Trinket, gewgaw, toy, trifle, plaything, gimcrack, knack, knick knack …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • gaud — n. [Written also Gawd.] Trinket, gewgaw, bawble, trifle, toy, worthless piece of finery …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • jiggumbob — n. (Comic.) Trinket, toy, gimcrack, knick knack, bawble, gewgaw …   New dictionary of synonyms

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