gizmo

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noun giz·mo \ˈgiz-(ˌ)mō\
variants: or less commonly

gismo

Definition of gizmo

plural

gizmos

also

gismos

  1. :  gadget

Examples of gizmo in a sentence

  1. He broke the gizmo he uses to open and close his garage door.

  2. <found all sorts of interesting woodworking gizmos in the garage>

Origin and Etymology of gizmo

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1942


GIZMO Defined for English Language Learners

gizmo

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noun giz·mo \ˈgiz-(ˌ)mō\

Definition of gizmo for English Language Learners

  • : a usually small mechanical or electronic device



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