from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A receptacle or storage area for odds and ends.
  • noun Something that encompasses a wide variety of items or situations.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Any place or repository where things are placed indiscriminately or without careful thought.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an enclosure or receptacle for odds and ends


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