noun, plural trump·er·ies.
IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Origin of trumpery
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Example sentences from the Web for trumpery
After the fall of this man a trumpery era of restitution set in.A Wanderer in Paris|E. V. Lucas
I have renounced the trumpery distinctions of your bourgeois civilization as far as I am concerned.The Great Drought|Sterner St. Paul Meek
We can't afford to bring up fine ladies and teach them French and other trumpery.A Little Girl in Old Boston|Amanda Millie Douglas
Percy's trumpery commencement is an echo of the beginning of the printed copies of Sir Andrew Barton.
He may feel himself viler than a thousand trumpery souls who could not have borne his trials for a day.A Great Emergency and Other Tales|Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing