Origin of knickknack
Related formsknick·knacked, adjectiveknick·knack·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for knickknacks
Soon after the young tyke began collecting presidential memorabilia and other knickknacks.
The lamp burned on the dainty dressing table, where undisturbed lay jewels, perfume bottles and other knickknacks.The Midnight Queen|May Agnes Fleming
He went to his room and began trifling with his knickknacks—his souvenirs, books, and little treasures—for he was a collector.The Quest|Frederik van Eeden
There was a refreshing absence of small photographs and knickknacks.Weatherby's Inning|Ralph Henry Barbour