Category:English placeholder terms

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Recent additions to the category
  1. widget
  2. doofer
  3. Bloggs
  4. thing
  5. Joe Lunchbucket
  6. Johnny Citizen
  7. N.N.
  8. J. Random
  9. Joe College
  10. FaceSpace
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. doodad
  2. thingummy
  3. thingamajig
  4. dinglehopper
  5. whatchacallit
  6. yada yada yada
  7. N.N.
  8. what's-his-name
  9. thingamabob
  10. kajigger

Fundamental » All languages » English » Terms by usage » Placeholder terms

English terms used to refer to items for which one does not know or cannot recall the name.

See Thesaurus:thingy and Thesaurus:whatshisname.