doohickey

noun doo·hick·ey \ ˈdü-ˌhi-kē \
Updated on: 17 Mar 2018

Definition of doohickey

plural doohickeys also doohickies
: doodad 2

Examples of doohickey in a Sentence

  1. screw in the doohickey at the top of the lamp shade

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Origin and Etymology of doohickey

probably from doodad + hickey

doohickey Synonyms


DOOHICKEY Defined for English Language Learners

doohickey

Definition of doohickey for English Language Learners

  • : an object or device whose name you do not know or have forgotten



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