- a fancy food or dish; delicacy; tidbit
- a trinket; trifle; gewgaw
Origin of kickshawearlier kickshaws, altered (by folk etymology ) ; from French quelque chose, something
- A fancy food; a delicacy.
- A trinket; a gewgaw.
Origin of kickshawBy folk etymology from French quelque chose, something : quelque, some (quel, what from Latin qualis, of what kind; see quality + que, what, which, who, from Vulgar Latin *que, from Latin quid, what; see quiddity) + chose, thing; see chose2.