Definitions for thingummy
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word thingummy
doodad, doohickey, doojigger, gimmick, gizmo, gismo, gubbins, thingamabob, thingumabob, thingmabob, thingamajig, thingumajig, thingmajig, thingummy, whatchamacallit, whatchamacallum, whatsis, widget(noun)
something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known
"she eased the ball-shaped doodad back into its socket"; "there may be some great new gizmo around the corner that you will want to use"
something one does not remember the name of
Origin: . Compare thingamabob and thingamajig.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Work, the what's-its-name of the thingummy and the thing-um-a-bob of the what d'you-call-it.
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