Meaning of TRAPPING in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

Etymology: Middle English, from gerund of trappen — more at trap

Date: 14th century

1. : caparison 1 — usually used in plural

2. plural : outward decoration or dress : ornamental equipment

3. plural : outward signs

conventional men with all the trapping s …of banality — Robert Plank

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