(Slang) Any gadget or contrivance
The definition of a gadget is a small, unique-use mechanical or electronic device.
Anything that adds to one's comfort or saves work; useful, handy, or helpful device, article, service, etc.
A device or instrument designed to perform a specific function, especially an electrical device, such as a toaster, for household use:
The whole machine; machine tool
An object or entity that is not or cannot be named specifically:
Machine is defined as a mechanical device.
A thing by means of which something is done; means
A thing devised; plan; scheme, esp. a sly or underhanded scheme; trick
A thing (used in a vague way to refer to something whose name one cannot recall)
The definition of a gimmick is something that tricks, deceives or confuses.
The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person.
Find another word for contraptions. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for contraptions, like: widgets, gismos, gadgets, conveniences, contrivances, appliances, tools, things, machines, instruments and devices.