dingus

noun
din·​gus | \ˈdiŋ-(g)əs \

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Examples of dingus in a Sentence

it seems to be missing some little dingus that holds everything in place

First Known Use of dingus

1876, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dingus

Dutch or German; Dutch dinges, probably from German Dings, from genitive of Ding thing, from Old High German — more at thing

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The first known use of dingus was in 1876

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