Origin of widget
Related Words for widgetgizmo, contraption, object, apparatus, thing, doohickey, doodad, appliance, device, invention, contrivance, thingamajig, tool, whatchamacallit, thingamabob
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Word Origin for widget
"gadget, small manufactured item," c.1920, American English, probably an alteration of gadget, perhaps based on which it.