what–do–you–call–it

noun
variants: or

what–do–you–call–them

less commonly

what–do–you–call–her

or

what–do–you–call–him

Definition of what–do–you–call–it

plural

-s

  1. :  a thing or person that the speaker cannot (as from not knowing or from forgetting) or does not wish to name hand me one of those little what-do-you-call-thems

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