Definition of paraphernalia:
power train, equipment, material, accessory, gearing, gear, gear mechanism, apparatus, geartrain, appurtenances, materiel, train, outfit, material, appurtenance, accouterment, supplement, apparatus, add-on, thing, tackle, means, turnout, equipment, gear wheel, cogwheel, geared wheel, rig.
- "The Eternal Maiden", T. Everett Harré.
- "The Religion of the Indians of California", A. L. Kroeber.
With as little reason does an angry missionary complain of the dresses and ceremonies of their priests, as they certainly borrowed nothing from the Catholics, who, on their part, are much indebted to the heathen Greeks for a great part of the paraphernalia of their own religion.- "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton", John Barrow.