Definition of DOODAD

a small article the actual name of which one either does not know or cannot remember <where does this little doodad go?>
Synonyms dingus, doohickey, hickey, thingamabob, thingamajig (or thingumajig), thingummy, whatchamacallit, whatnot, whatsit (also whatsis or what-is-it)
a small object displayed for its attractiveness or interest <has a habit of buying gadgets and doodads sold on television shopping channels>

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