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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A device or control that is very useful for a particular job; Something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known.

Usage examples (34)
  • There may be some great new gizmo around the corner that you will want to use
  • We can watch for what we call the gizmo down at the right-hand corner of your screen.
  • But the TV-B-Gone gizmo is on my wish list, for sure.
  • CrazyPC's latest 5.25 drive-bay gizmo is a toaster for your PC. for more
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