Thingamajig meaning

thĭngə-mə-jĭg
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Something whose name is unknown or forgotten.
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(informal) Any device, contrivance, gadget, etc.
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Something that one does not know the name of.

He used this, this... this thingamajig you saw him with the other day to fix the problem.

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Origin of thingamajig

  • Alteration of obsolete thingum (from thing) jig

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition