Definition of whatsit in English:

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whatsit

Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)wətsit/

noun

Another term for whatchamacallit.
Example sentences
  • She wasn't good enough, quite frankly, but she was one of the active whatsits, there were other pressures behind her, and she caused an uproar.
  • I struggled out, disturbing the lazy whatsits as little as possible, and yawned my way in the general direction of the unusual sounds.
  • Do we still need such a thing in the era of consumer sovereignty and multi-channel, digital, interactive whatsits?
Synonyms
thing, so-and-so, whatever it's called
informal whatnot, whatchamacallit, whatchacallit, what-d'you-call-it, what's-its-name, thingy, thingamabob, thingamajig, doodad, doohickey
British  thingummy

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Syllabification: whats·it

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