rigamajig

noun rig·a·ma·jig \ˈrig(ə)məˌjig\

Definition of rigamajig

plural

-s

  1. :  something the name of which is unknown or not remembered :  thingumbob the rigamajig they keep track of the rooms on — Sinclair Lewis

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of rigamajig

alteration (influenced by 4rig) of thingumajig


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up rigamajig? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!