thingummy

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Noun1.thingummy - something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not knownthingummy - 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"
stuff - miscellaneous unspecified objects; "the trunk was full of stuff"
Translations

thingummy

[ˈθɪŋəmi] thingummyjig [ˈθɪŋəmidʒɪg] thingy [ˈθɪŋi] n
(= object) → truc m
(= person) → machin(e) m/f
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I reasoned that if potatoes could survive in the wilds of Ireland, they would have a fair chance in suburban Birmingham, and I popped along to the garden centre to purchase some seedling thingamies.