Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of doofer in English:
An object or device of unspecified name or nature.
- My new flat does not have central heating, we have these night-storage doofers.
- The moisturiser worked and the other two doofers were a bit disappointing.
- He can turn most TVs off with a handheld doofer that he carries in his pocket.
1930s: perhaps an alteration of do for in phrases like that will do for now.
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