gaud

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Synonyms for gaud

cheap showy jewelry or ornament on clothing

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The official went on to say that Pakistan and Iran are taking various steps like intelligence sharing to locate the whereabouts of abducted Iranian gauds.
Age and decline were man's maturity; Face, form were nature's type: more grace, more strength, What had they been but just superfluous gauds, Lawless divergence?
He announced the providence of advanced ammunitions and helicopters to the Coast Gauds for making there performance better.
When gain is no gain, sir, And gauds nought set by, Nor puddings nor pie-meat Poor knaves will come nigh, Then hap and Haphazard Shall have a new coat.
That, having two fair gauds of equal sweetness, / Cannot distinguish,
dost deny The woman's nature with a manly scorn, And break away the gauds and armlets worn By weaker women in captivity?
and young slatterns, bathed in filth from Monday to Saturday to be tricked out that night with gauds from imaginations which have no peasant traditions to give them character but flutter and flaunt