noun \ˈwi-jət\

: any small mechanical or electronic device

Full Definition of WIDGET

:  gadget
:  an unnamed article considered for purposes of hypothetical example

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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