Trinket

Definition of Trinket

Trin´ket
n.1.(Naut.) A three-cornered sail formerly carried on a ship's foremast, probably on a lateen yard.
Sailing always with the sheets of mainsail and trinket warily in our hands.
- Hakluyt.
1.A knife; a cutting tool.
2.A small ornament, as a jewel, ring, or the like.
3.A thing of little value; a trifle; a toy.
v. i.1.To give trinkets; hence, to court favor; to intrigue.

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