What is another word for bagatelle?

1143 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ bˈaɡe͡ɪtə͡l], [ bˈaɡe‍ɪtə‍l], [ b_ˈa_ɡ_eɪ_t_əl]

Bagatelle is a term commonly used to describe something that is trivial or of little to no importance. However, there are many synonyms that can be used to convey a similar meaning, such as trifle, bauble, frivolity, knick-knack, and bauble. Apart from these, some other synonyms for bagatelle are frippery, gewgaw, doodad, gadget, gizmo, ornament, and tchotchke. Each of these words can be used interchangeably with bagatelle to represent something small, insignificant, or lacking in value. They can be used in various contexts, such as casual conversations or professional settings, to describe an object, an event, or a situation.

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What are the hypernyms for Bagatelle?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Bagatelle?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Bagatelle

The bank was glad to get hold of what really looked like legitimate business, and he obtained the bagatelle in the easiest manner-so easily that it surprised him.
"Hodge and His Masters"
Richard Jefferies
At first he only asked for a hundred or so, a mere bagatelle, for a few days-only temporary convenience.
"Hodge and His Masters"
Richard Jefferies
On Saturday nights men and boys came, and played bagatelle and spoof and quit, at Mrs. Venables' suggestion, and mora and zecchinetto on their own.
"The Furnace"
Rose Macaulay

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