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Synonyms for contraption
kənˈtræp ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appliance, contraption, contrivance, convenience, gadget, gizmo, gismo, widget(noun)

    a device or control that is very useful for a particular job

    Synonyms:
    comfort station, doodad, gadget, lash-up, gismo, restroom, public lavatory, public convenience, thingmajig, whatsis, thingamabob, thingumajig, whatchamacallit, dodge, devisal, appliance, thingummy, doojigger, convenience, public toilet, thingmabob, toilet facility, thingamajig, stratagem, wash room, doohickey, thingumabob, widget, gimmick, gubbins, whatchamacallum, gizmo, contrivance

Wiktionary

  1. contraption(noun)

    Synonyms:
    contrivance, mechanism, device, fandango, gadget

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sucker, thingy, thing, gizmo

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  1. contraption

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