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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

    Synonyms:
    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

Wiktionary

  1. gadget(noun)

    a thing whose name cannot be remembered; thingamajig, doohickey

    Synonyms:
    contrivance, doohickey, gizmo, widget, contraption

  2. gadget(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    contrivance, contraption, gizmo, widget, doohickey

  3. gadget(noun)

    Synonyms:
    contraption, gizmo, contrivance, widget, doohickey

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    gadgets, doodad, gimmick, gizmo

How to use gadget in a sentence?

  1. Sam Wang:

    Our pregnancy success rate increased by 20 percent after we started using this gadget, in the past, we had to use huge, expensive microscopes and physically count each sperm one-by-one.

  2. White House:

    I'm not Inspector Gadget, i don't believe people are using the microwave to spy on the Trump campaign. However, I'm not in the job of having evidence; that's what investigations are for.

  3. Yann Morvan:

    We didn't want Aerodrums to be a fad. We didn't want it to be the gadget of the year and then it's forgotten, we wanted it to be a proper musical instrument that is introducing air drumming as a legitimate way to drum and keeps going, keeps improving until it's fine to air drum live, it's fine to record using air drums because it's a real musical instrument.

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#5346convenience
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#29547restroom
#29706gizmo
#42649gimmick
#75774contraption
#87541contrivance
#98243stratagem
#149817gubbins
#257287doodad
#282275whatchamacallit

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