Entry from US English dictionary
Used to refer to a thing whose name one cannot recall, does not know, or does not wish to specify: I am up to my whatsis in snow and slush
More example sentences
- Because what our man here is really notorious for, of course, is that undersea cable thingy, global whatsis, crossing thingamajig.
- In our modern twenty-four hour news whatsis we are more informed an deluged with information than ever!
- A land of opportunity, manifest destiny and righteous moral whatsis.
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