dingus

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noun din·gus \ˈdiŋ-(g)əs\

Definition of dingus

  1. :  doodad 2

Examples of dingus in a sentence

  1. <it seems to be missing some little dingus that holds everything in place>

Origin and Etymology of dingus

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


First Known Use: 1876


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