gismo

n
a gadget, unnamed object. An American armed-forces' term adopted in Britain since the 1960s.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • gismo — ☆ gismo [giz′mō ] n. pl. gismos Slang GIZMO …   English World dictionary

  • gismo — /giz moh/, n., pl. gismos. Informal. a gadget or device: What is this gismo supposed to do? Also, gizmo. [1940 45; orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • gismo — noun see gizmo …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gismo — gadget …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • gismo — Australian Slang gadget …   English dialects glossary

  • gismo — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun See gizmo …   English dictionary for students

  • gismo — gis|mo [ gızmou ] another spelling of gizmo …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gismo — n. gadget, device, contraption; mechanical device useful for a particular job; something whose name is forgotten or unknown (also gizmo) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gismo — noun variant spelling of gizmo …   English new terms dictionary

  • gismo — noun (C) another spelling of gizmo …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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