Definition of 'accoutrement'
Example sentences containing 'accoutrement'
Then there's the usual dotcom accoutrements such as ping pong and table football scattered around the office.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It is usually tied up with an absence of other stuff - not just noise, but all of the despised accoutrements of daily life.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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