Definition of whosis in English:

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whosis

Pronunciation: /ˈho͞ozis/

Entry from US English dictionary

(also whosit /-zit/)

noun

informal
(Often in titles) a person whose name one cannot recall, does not know, or does not wish to specify: lunch with Senator Whosis who was so fond of bourbon
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  • Listen, Moby, I've still got some campaign money from the American Muslim whosis and the Chinese just sent another briefcase full of…

Origin

1920s: contraction of who is this?.

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Syllabification: who·sis

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