Definition of gizmo in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡizmō/
(also gismo)

noun (plural gizmos)

A gadget, especially one whose name the speaker does not know or cannot recall: the latest multimedia gizmo
More example sentences
  • Forget all the gadgets and gizmos, I want functionality.
  • How many electrical gadgets and gizmos do we really?
  • All the makeup artists we know swear by the brushes, gizmos and gadgets.


1940s (originally US): of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with gizmo

gran turismo, machismo, verismo

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Syllabification: giz·mo

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