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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfripperyfrip‧pe‧ry /ˈfrɪpəri/ noun (plural fripperies) [countable usually plural]  NEEDan unnecessary and useless object or decoration
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fripperyStill think of perfume as a frivolous frippery?Hotel managers refused to install cable TV and other fripperies that would distract clients from gambling.
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