gimmickry


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gim·mick·ry

 (gĭm′ĭk-rē)
n. pl. gim·mick·ries
1. An array or abundance of gimmicks.
2. The use of gimmicks.

gim•mick•ry

or gim•mick•ery

(ˈgɪm ɪk ri)

n.
1. the use of gimmicks.
2. an abundance of gimmicks.
[1950–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gimmickry - a collection of gimmicks
aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblage - several things grouped together or considered as a whole
Translations

gimmickry

[ˈgɪmɪkrɪ] Ntrucos mpl

gimmickry

[ˈgɪmɪkri] ntrucs mpl

gimmickry

nEffekthascherei f; (in advertising, sales) → Gags pl; (= gadgetry)Spielereien pl
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