mechanical or electronic contrivances; gadgets: the gadgetry of the well-equipped modern kitchen.

Origin of gadgetry

First recorded in 1915–20; gadget + -ry Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for gadgetry

instrumentation, works, machinery

Examples from the Web for gadgetry

Contemporary Examples of gadgetry

  • But since this is set in our technologically assisted present, that love is mediated by gadgetry.

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    Love in the Time of iPod

    Taylor Antrim

    April 14, 2009

Historical Examples of gadgetry

British Dictionary definitions for gadgetry



gadgets collectively
use of or preoccupation with gadgets and their design
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