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Synonyms for paraphernalia
ˌpær ə fərˈneɪl yə, -fəˈneɪl-para·pher·na·li·a

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  1. paraphernalianoun


Princeton's WordNet

  1. gear, paraphernalia, appurtenancenoun

    equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.

    add-on, geartrain, gear wheel, gear, geared wheel, accessory, train, gearing, gear mechanism, appurtenance, power train, cogwheel, supplement

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  1. paraphernalianoun

    appendages, ornaments, trappings, equipment

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. paraphernalianoun

    equipments, accouterments, ornaments

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  1. List of paraphrases for "paraphernalia":

    appliances, tools, utensils

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  1. Alex Whipple:

    These items have been forensically tested and they do link Mr. Whipple to our missing child, Elizabeth, they also have evidence that link them to the residence that they were in and also links them together outside the home. UTAH POLICE HUNT FOR MISSING 5-YEAR-OLD GIRL; UNCLE NAMED MAIN SUSPECT Whipple was located around 3 p.m. on Saturday in a rural area that isabout a 15-minute drive from Logan, and was on foot when authorities found him with drug paraphernalia, according to Budge.The 21-year-old was booked into jail on an active warrant after he absconded from probation and during an interview with police made statementsthat authorities were.

  2. Herman Hall:

    Were drugs, money or paraphernalia recovered ? the answer to that is no. They did not go forward with executing the initial search warrant that they had for Breonna Taylor apartment.

  3. Ryan Pack:

    About Patriotism: Just because you vote, just because you have a flag on your truck, car, go kart, whatever, just because you posses political paraphernalia, just because you go to political rallies, just because you donate to charities, just because you are politically active doesn't mean your patriotic, it doesn't mean your a good person, it doesn't mean your a good citizen. Having just behavior is what makes you a good person, a good citizen, and a patriot.

  4. John Kirby:

    I hope that in the wake of the images that came out, military leaders there and here in DC are taking a look at the protocols and procedures... of briefing service members before these types of visits... particularly by The President, it's bad enough that Donald Trump doesn't see a problem with signing campaign paraphernalia at a military base, maybe even more so that some of our troops are OK with it.

  5. Police Chief James Barber:

    We will not tolerate a business facilitating illegal drug activity by selling drug paraphernalia, our efforts will curtail the ease of obtaining items needed to use crack cocaine.

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