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[hwuhts-is, hwots-, wuhts-, wots-] /ˈʰwʌts ɪs, ˈʰwɒts-, ˈwʌts-, ˈwɒts-/
noun, Informal.
a thing or object whose name one does not know or cannot recall.
Origin of whatsis
reduction of what's this Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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what goes around comes around


  1. Retribution follows wrongdoing; justice may take time, but it will prevail: ''What goes around comes around,'' Young said/ Always remember this, what goes around comes around
  2. Things have a tendency to recur: So once again in the world of music, everything that goes around comes around (1970s+ Black)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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