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Thingummy   Listen

Something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known.  Synonyms: doodad, doohickey, doojigger, gimmick, gismo, gizmo, gubbins, thingamabob, thingamajig, thingmabob, thingmajig, thingumabob, thingumajig, whatchamacallit, whatchamacallum, whatsis, widget.  "There may be some great new gizmo around the corner that you will want to use"

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"Thingummy" Quotes from Famous Books

... are; like What's-his-name in the ruins of Thingummy. You'll pardon me coming up, but my wife is downstairs with Mrs. Buzza, and I was told I should find you here. Don't rise— 'no dress,' as they say. May I smoke? Thanks. And how are you by this time? I heard something of your mishap, but not the rights of it. I'll sit ...
— The Astonishing History of Troy Town • Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

Words linked to "Thingummy" :   stuff, gismo

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