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thingamabob


thingamabob

noun

Definition of THINGAMABOB

a small article the actual name of which one either does not know or cannot remember <a drawer for all the thingamabobs that have fallen or broken off various items around the house>
Synonyms dingus, doohickey, hickey, thingamabob, thingamajig (or thingumajig), thingummy, whatchamacallit, whatnot, whatsit (also whatsis or what-is-it)

March 06, 2015
eolian Hear it
Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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