Origin of paraphernalia
OTHER WORDS FROM paraphernaliapar·a·pher·na·lian, par·a·pher·nal [par-uh-fur-nl], /ˌpær əˈfɜr nl/, adjective
Words nearby paraphernalia
How to use paraphernalia in a sentence
Children have found needles and drug paraphernalia in the grass.Inside the housing showdown in D.C.’s Ivy City, where kids have no place to play|Paul Schwartzman|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
Looking back at all the paraphernalia I've spent money on, I just shake my head and wish I'd known this 30 years ago when I started to grow a mustache.Hints From Heloise: Treasured stuffed animals need a bath|Heloise Heloise|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
Our lab is physically just like an office that has nothing in it except for dog-related paraphernalia and some video cameras.Forget Everything You Know About Your Dog (Ep. 436)|Stephen J. Dubner|October 22, 2020|Freakonomics
Cropped out of frame are the tangles of wires and extension cords, baskets of laundry to be folded, and growing pile of homeschooling paraphernalia kids accumulate.
Inside, the small shop has only a bench for people waiting on food, with paraphernalia from local sports teams plastered all over the walls.The Big Corporate Rescue and the America That’s Too Small to Save|by Lydia DePillis, Justin Elliott and Paul Kiel|September 12, 2020|ProPublica
I tell him about the Pleasure Chest--a Hollywood shop that sells sexual paraphernalia.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The conversation turned to Elvis when the Duchess mentioned her growing collection of Presley recordings and paraphernalia.The Duchess Who Secretly Loved Elvis: Remembering Lunch with 'Debo,' The Last Mitford Sister|Lloyd Grove|September 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And this impression may be right…granted their children would have needed access to drugs and sex paraphernalia.Miley Cyrus Channels Her Bad Year Into Rave-Kid Art|Justin Jones|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Offense V.a: Illegal possession or use of drugs and/or alcohol and/or drug paraphernalia.
Only its wall rifle display and rows of gun paraphernalia give it away.A Visit to Sharpshooters, Where Aaron Alexis Bought His Shotgun|Miranda Green|September 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As all three seemed perfectly willing to let him have their listening paraphernalia, Darry refused.
But she told them all the helpful things she could about setting up the radio paraphernalia and rigging the wires.
There was also a small scarlet-coated hunting costume and all the paraphernalia of the chase.A Lady of Quality|Frances Hodgson Burnett
They carry the kit and camp paraphernalia for the men who go into the jungle sometimes for months.Round the Wonderful World|G. E. Mitton
Dunham shook his head as he bundled their paraphernalia out of the boat.The Opened Shutters|Clara Louise Burnham