gizmo gizmo  /ˈɡɪz ˌmoʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known
  2. (n) a device or control that is very useful for a particular job

Usage(s):

  • Nineteen million Americans say they want the hyper-hip gizmo sight unseen, reports research firm M:Metrics.

News

  1. Get an Obihai OBi100 voice-over-IP adapter for $29.99

    Designed to pair with Google Voice but compatible with other VoIP providers, this little gizmo promises free (or at least dirt-cheap) phone service for life. Originally posted at The Cheapskate
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNET

  2. Pet of the Week: Gizmo needs a home

    Gizmo is a handsome dog, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

Quotes

  1. "Wednesday and Gizmo are in my new home, they're adapting really well. Gizmo acted like she's been there all her life. Wednesday is doing pretty well except for with the potty. At the mansion she was completely potty trained, but for some reason, at...
    on Sep 5, 2009 By: Bridget Marquardt Source: Oneindia

  2. "We want the strategy of the crew chief and the driving ability to be the focus, not who has the latest gizmo that NASCAR didn't want to say no to," France said.
    on Jul 3, 2007 By: Brian France Source: Dallas Morning News

  3. Noel, who has been dating Sara for seven years, said: "Chutney is a name I fancy if the baby is a geezer. Maybe Gizmo Gallagher, or Gilly Gallagher."
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Noel Gallagher Source: LondonNet

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