thingummy

noun
thing·​um·​my | \ ˈthiŋ-ə-mē How to pronounce thingummy (audio) \
plural thingummies

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Examples of thingummy in a Sentence

an antiques store filled with thingummies from the horse-and-buggy days

First Known Use of thingummy

1796, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thingummy

alteration of earlier thingum

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The first known use of thingummy was in 1796

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“Thingummy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thingummy. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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