bagatelle bagatelle

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a light piece of music for piano
  2. (n) something of little value or significance
  3. (n) a table game in which short cues are used to knock balls into holes that are guarded by wooden pegs; penalties are incurred if the pegs are knocked over

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Usage(s):

  1. In the last three years they have made 5 bagatelle a national craze, filled the land with glass enclosed, pin-studded playing fields for plunger-driven, hovering little balls.
  2. Abe Lincoln was big on bagatelle.
  3. The Court ruled bagatelle a game of skill, set Candyman Gitlan free.

News

  1. ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ is clever but lacking in life

    Much Ado About Nothing ??? Ah, to have the luxury of making a film while making another film. Such is the life of Joss Whedon, who directed and wrote the screenplay for a modern adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing while working on The Avengers . Though the results make for an interesting experiment and prove that Shakespeare is mesmerizing in almost any form, Whedon’s work is a bagatelle not ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Orlando Weekly

  2. Bagatelle co-owner Remi Laba has police charges over truffle paste dropped

    Bagatelle co-owner Remi Laba had charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest against him dropped over his bust last August for carrying a jar of...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: New York Post

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Quotes

  • Halfway through one of his many manifestos, Von Trier wrote: "Long live the Bagatelle!"
    on Jul 31, 2009 By: Lars von Trier Source: guardian.co.uk

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