thingy


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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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I had a digital thingy which was stolen not long after the missus gifted it to me.
The delicious flavours feature enticing names like Cocoa Loca, Zingy Thingy and Mango Fandango and you can find the PS2.
Other web sites also have a similar arrow thingy to launch videos, but our site's arrow thingy is much, much better.
IT'S the start of the killing season In Emmerdale and Corrie Someone's killed Kylie Gary's under a lorry In Emmerdale, the vicar's forgot his own son Or daughter's christening Thingy doesn't love Paddy, but Paddy's Not listening Driving up the motorway, like it's a race Then a crash, them bodies all over the place Let me break in here With a couple of factors No-one got hurt
Martinez, a master of satire, writes the story of 'a millennial who tweeted about that 'martial law thingy.
com/thetell/2012/12/06/google-is-fastest-growing-network-thingy-ever-gundotra/) fastest-growing network thingy ever "-but it failed to keep users engaged.
Yanks know about Brexit, and most I meet think it a disaster for Britain - but few are able to name Mrs Bland, let alone pick out Thingy in a police ID parade.
But dropping PS50,000 in one week because some silly bunch of Poms - about half the country - voted to exit the European Common thingy.
HOLBY CITY (8pm BBC1) WHEN Jac Naylor says that Elliot's latest heart-device thingy really ought to have a name, you might expect it to be christened The Valentine in honour of its first human guinea pig.
As clever as those Neanderthal kids in hysterics because their old man couldn't get the hang of this new thingy called a wheel.
Isn't that cut-up lemonade bottle thingy for dealing with that power lead problem thingy absolutely ingenious").
It's still Zain and Wataniya to me and it'll never be this Ooredoo thingy ever @OsamaLaham