[ thing-ee ]
/ ˈθɪŋ i /
noun, plural thing·ies.
Facetious. any small item whose name is unknown or forgotten.
of, relating to, or characteristic of inanimate objects.
- things are looking up,
- think a lot of,
- think aloud,
- think back,
- think better of
Origin of thingy
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for thingies
I was expecting plush Egyptian-cotton thingies with the Playboy logo embroidered on them.