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Synonyms for contraption
kənˈtræp ʃəncon·trap·tion

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  1. contraptionnoun

    Synonyms:
    contrivance, mechanism, device, fandango, gadget

Princeton's WordNet

  1. appliance, contraption, contrivance, convenience, gadget, gizmo, gismo, widgetnoun

    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

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  1. List of paraphrases for "contraption":

    sucker, thingy, thing, gizmo

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