North American term for doodah.
- I have one of those insurance thingy doodads so that if one of my kitchen appliances throws a dicky-fit then someone comes out and fixes it.
- Consider how many little doodads dangle from the cellphone of a stereotypical schoolgirl.
- I love the conflicting ‘expert’ opinions on what the doodad actually is.
Early 20th century: of unknown origin.
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