• synonyms


[hwuhts-is, hwots-, wuhts-, wots-]
See more synonyms for whatsis on Thesaurus.com
noun Informal.
  1. a thing or object whose name one does not know or cannot recall.
Show More

Origin of whatsis

reduction of what's this
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for whatsis

unidentified, unnamed, undisclosed, nameless, unsigned, contraption, gear, means, appliance, mechanism, machine, machinery, device, gizmo, brainchild, creation, tackle, harness, apparatus, instrument