Something meaningless, fatuous, or unbelievable:
A confused noise; a clatter.
An obstacle to success.
A fixed quantity of certain commodities.
The definition of an heirloom is something with monetary or sentimental value that has belonged to a family for several generations.
Find another word for white-elephant. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for white-elephant, like: junk, more trouble than it's worth, burthen, onus, clutter, outmoded object, worthless object, heirloom, albatross, ball-and-chain and burden.