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widget

noun wid·get \ˈwi-jət\

: any small mechanical or electronic device

Full Definition of WIDGET

1
:  gadget
2
:  an unnamed article considered for purposes of hypothetical example
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Examples of WIDGET

  1. <manufacturers of all kinds of widgets for the do-it-yourselfer>

Origin of WIDGET

alteration of gadget
First Known Use: 1926

Rhymes with WIDGET

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