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Synonyms for gadget
ˈgædʒ ɪt

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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

    comfort station, doodad, 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, contraption, gubbins, whatchamacallum, gizmo, contrivance


  1. gadget(noun)

    contrivance, doohickey, gizmo, widget, contraption

  2. gadget(noun)

    a thing whose name cannot be remembered; thingamajig, doohickey

    contrivance, contraption, gizmo, widget, doohickey

  3. gadget(noun)

    any device or machine, especially one whose name cannot be recalled. Often either clever or complicated.

    contraption, gizmo, contrivance, widget, doohickey

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    gadgets, doodad, gimmick, gizmo

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