Definition of whatnot in English:


Syllabification: what·not
Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)wətˌnät, ˈ(h)wät-


  • 1 informal Used to refer to an item or items that are not identified but are felt to have something in common with items already named: little flashing digital displays, electric zooms and whatnots pictures and books and manuscripts and whatnot
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    • I lived a rather tumultuous life targeting for money power wealth authority status name fame and whatnot.
    • Supersticious like i am sometimes and believe in faith and whatnots this is a bit spooky.
    • When foreigners start to get really jittery about the war, they'll be trading in their euros, yen, rubles, and rupees and whatnots for solid, US dollars.
  • 2A stand with shelves for small objects.

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