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thingy

(ˈθɪŋɪ)
n, pl thingies
slang an object, esp one whose name is unknown or temporarily forgotten
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thingy

[ˈθɪŋɪ] n (fam) (person, thing) → coso/a
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Which is a bit like buying one of those green tree air freshener thingies in response to your partner driving home in a new Porsche.
But you don't understand," I babbled, "this thingy has two thingies attached to it.
Awesome to the point I don't even mind the slightly pretentious bracket thingies in the album title (and it took me ages to find them on my keyboard).
Great for teenagers who want a little more meat than Potter can provide, or who are tired of those trite, torturedteen vampire romance thingies.
Not content with his career as a comedian along with Hugh Laurie, he now writes books, directs films, presents TV programmes, and has still found the time to become a techno guru, embracing Twitter and other digital thingies.
If you're a fan of Wonderbras and those creepy chicken fillet thingies, listen up - there's a new product on the market that promises bigger boobs without surgery.
Alone in the Dark,'' however, turns out to be some video-game-derived horror in which the actors fight zombies, Alien-Predator-Bad-Armadillo type thingies and cheesy dialogue.