thing·​a·​bob | \ ˈthiŋəˌbäb \
variants: or thingamabob \ ˈthiŋəm(ə)ˌbäb How to pronounce thingabob (audio) \
plural -s

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First Known Use of thingabob

1750, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thingabob

by alteration

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“Thingabob.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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