Origin of bauble
How to use bauble in a sentence
But most of all blame China and the despicable hunger of its status-conscious middle class for baubles of worked ivory.
Their challenge is to find purpose and a voice, beyond being the well-behaved baubles expected of them.
The value of these terms lies in their baroqueness, in the way they pile up upon each other like garish baubles.Not Much New in Douglas Rushkoff’s Reading of the Future|Jacob Silverman|March 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“Linda” is renowned defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden, a self-described “Jersey girl” with a weakness for flashy baubles.Phil Spector’s Jersey Girl Lawyer: Meet the Real Linda Kenney Baden|Lloyd Grove|March 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She talks to Sandra McElwaine about her childhood and love of baubles.Mary Higgins Clark Interview About New Book, I'll Walk Alone|Sandra McElwaine|April 29, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And yet, for a word spoken with kindness, I would have resigned the peacock's feather in my cap as the merest of baubles.
You have some trinket for me—You promised late to buy no more such baubles—And now you are ashamed.The Saint's Tragedy|Charles Kingsley
A wooden tray was now brought, on which lay a variety of silver brooches, rings, and other baubles.The Norsemen in the West|R.M. Ballantyne
It was a jeweller's shop, and in it were a great many pretty baubles, ranged in drawers behind glass.The Blue Jar Story Book|Maria Edgeworth
These filthy tobacco-pipes are the most idle slavering baubles that ever I felt.