(n) A mechanical unit or part whose name is forgotten or as yet not known; a gadget.
(n) A mechanical device or component whose name's forgotten or as yet not known; a gadget.
(n) A nonsensical placeholder title for a thing that a person cannot understand the proper term for; gizmo; whatchamacallit; thingamajig.
gizmo in Community Dictionary
1. digital camera, gizmo, ...2. Reference to the Gizmo5 venture, a VoIP organization by DamienReport definition
any advanced technical device, often useless and/or complicated. similaly: gizmo, widget, whatchumacallit, etc.palm pilots, worldwide placement methods, radar detectors, digicam widgets, typically anything little and electric. by LeopoldoReport definition
Gizmo usually small creature from the motion picture Gremlins and Gremlins 2. He was the good gremlin............. by Eugenio DoyalReport definition
Much like the gremlin Gizmo, only in peoples kind. A spoiled child. The kid is pretty and cuddly until such time you piss all of them off by informing them the dreaded term "No" chances are they turn into a hideous little beast. by BradReport definition
Derogatory term accustomed describe someone of Japanese lineage. Produced from the fact that these people are constantly gizmo-ing about and making crazy devices to do all kinds of perverse things that just the Japanese could believe of.Try calling your Japanese friend a gizmo, and you will see just how correct it feels. by CristiReport definition