Thesaurus / bauble
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
May I—just for the next few days—beg your acceptance of this bauble?
WHAT A MAN WILLSMRS. GEORGE DE HORNE VAIZEY
You would not think twice if you lost it; and yet think what I could do with that bauble!
THE JOURNAL OF ARTHUR STIRLINGUPTON SINCLAIR
Primrosevested he greeted gaily with his doffed Panama as with a bauble.
"I have a mind to speak a word for your puppet-show," said the jester, cradling his bauble in his arms.
MASTERS OF THE GUILDL. LAMPREY
For very early this morning a bauble fell into the moat that Cyclops himself couldn't digest.
He was playing with a small locket at his waistcoat, and his look did not lift itself from the bauble as Mrs. Van Horn spoke.
AN AMBITIOUS WOMANEDGAR FAWCETT
Makes the temporary incumbent of the bauble nervous, makes him jealous.
SECRET MEMOIRS: THE STORY OF LOUISE, CROWN PRINCESSHENRY W. FISCHER
The thing had something of the form of a jester's bauble with points, which hung flabby and undulating.
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Tis but a bauble compared to many holy relics that I have seen.
JOAN OF ARCLUCY FOSTER MADISON
His eyes dimmed as they conveyed to him the image of his still beloved Imperatorskoye—he pressed the bauble to his lips.
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