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Any miscellaneous trinket or toy, especially one that is delicate or dainty. More...

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knick-knack — Any miscellaneous trinket or toy, especially one that is delicate or dainty.
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"Knick-knack" a.k.a. "Knick Knack" is a 1989 American computer-animated short film produced by Pixar and directed by John Lasseter. The short is about a snow globe snowman who wants to join the other travel souvenirs in a summer themed party. However, the glass dome that surrounds him prevents him from doing so, thus leading to his many attempts to break out of his snow globe. Knick Knack is Pixar's fourth and final short produced during the company's tenure as a hardware company.
also known as Knickknack
country: United States of America
language: English Language
producer: John Lasseter
written by John Lasseter
music by Bobby McFerrin
genres: Computer Animation, Animation, Comedy
released in 1989 (26 years ago)


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An older related word is gimcrack.

https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/gimcrack

A cheap, showy badly made ornament.

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