Definition of 'bagatelle'
Example sentences containing 'bagatelle'
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The flight was three hours late (well, a mere three hours, thought Taggart, a bagatelle, really. LEFT, RIGHT AND CENTRE (2002)If I could threaten the fellow, mayhap I could get it back for you...' `A mere bagatelle...' Cibber was shilly-shallying. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)
Trends of 'bagatelle'
Used Rarely. bagatelle is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of bagatelle from the Collins English Dictionary
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