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"
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thingummy

[ˈθɪŋəmi] thingummyjig [ˈθɪŋəmidʒɪg] thingy [ˈθɪŋi] n
(= object) → truc m
(= person) → machin(e) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in classic literature ?
And above all, my dear, be sure you promise me your vote and interest and all sorts of plumpers for Pocket-Breaches; for we couldn't think of spending sixpence on it, my love, and can only consent to be brought in by the spontaneous thingummies of the incorruptible whatdoyoucallums.
His quest is boilerplate (find three shiny thingummies, free some wooden whatshisface), his vibrant surroundings are classic platformer and he has an typically unlikely buddy: Doodle the hummingbird.
1.03pm: Kids trapped in high chairs, we now have to wait for those black plastic thingummies that alert you that your food is ready to start flashing.