Part of speech:
The definition of contrivance is the thing that causes something to happen.
The definition of a device is a tool or technique used to do a task.
Anything that tricks or mystifies; deceptive or secret device
Find another word for deus-ex-machina. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for deus-ex-machina, like: contrivance, device, divine-intervention, gimmick, god in the machine and happy coincidence.