gimmickry

[gim-ik-ree]
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noun

the use of gimmicks.
an abundance of gimmicks.

Nearby words

  1. gimmal,
  2. gimme,
  3. gimme cap,
  4. gimmick,
  5. gimmickery,
  6. gimmicky,
  7. gimp,
  8. gimpy,
  9. gin,
  10. gin and tonic

Also gim·mick·ery [gim-ik-ree, -ik-uh-ree] /ˈgɪm ɪk ri, -ɪk ə ri/.

Origin of gimmickry

First recorded in 1950–55; gimmick + -ry

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Word Origin and History for gimmickry

gimmickry

n.

1952, from gimmick + -ry.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper