[ thing-uh-muh-bob ]
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Origin of thingamabob

First recorded in 1835–45; see origin at thingamajig, bob2
  • Also thing·u·ma·bob, thing·um·bob [thing-uhm-bob] /ˈθɪŋ əmˌbɒb/

Words Nearby thingamabob Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use thingamabob in a sentence

  • All I know is, I dont want to have the thingamabob—puck—when hes bearing down on me.

    On Your Mark! | Ralph Henry Barbour