noun, plural thing·ies.
Facetious. any small item whose name is unknown or forgotten.
of, relating to, or characteristic of inanimate objects.
Origin of thingy
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Contemporary Examples of thingies
I was expecting plush Egyptian-cotton thingies with the Playboy logo embroidered on them.The Sadly Underwhelming Playboy Mansion
February 6, 2013