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Something that is silly or useless - synonyms or related words

gimmick

noun

something that is intended to impress and interest you but is really not at all useful

white elephant

noun

an object that is useless and may have cost a lot of money

rubbish

noun

something that is useless, of no value, or of very low quality

frippery

noun

something useless but attractive or enjoyable

frivolity

noun

something that is silly

muck

noun

informal

something unpleasant, offensive, or of no value

snake oil

noun

mainly American

informal

something useless that someone tries to sell you or make you believe is good

dreck

noun

mainly American

informal

something that is useless, of no value, or of very low quality

BuzzWord

Physical Cookie

a small electronic device which is taken into shops and links individual customers to advertisements …

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Open Dictionary

sortilege

the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards

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