Baubles are trinkets or novelty items that cost little and aren’t very important or valuable, such as a plastic ring in the shape of a daisy that covers half of your finger in hot-pink plastic.

Baubles: the Mardi Gras beads you collected last year, the small statue of the Eiffel tower your grandparents brought back from Paris, those big glass bulbs you use to decorate a Christmas tree, a computer mouse made to look like a hamburger.

Definitions of bauble
  1. noun
    cheap showy jewelry or ornament on clothing
    synonyms: bangle, fallal, gaud, gewgaw, novelty, trinket
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    type of:
    a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness
  2. noun
    a mock scepter carried by a court jester
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    type of:
    scepter, sceptre, verge, wand
    a ceremonial or emblematic staff
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