- 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 quālis of what kind ; see quality . ) ( que what, which, who ) ( from Vulgar Latin que ) ( from Latin quid what ; see quiddity . ) chose thing ; see chose 2.