thingumbob

thingamabob

[thing-uh-muh-bob]
noun Informal.
Also, thingumabob, thingumbob [thing-uhm-bob] .


Origin:
1835–45; see thingamajig, bob2

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thingamabob

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" [syn: doodad
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