Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
contraption /kən'træpʃn/
  • danh từ (từ lóng)
    • máy kỳ cục
    • dụng cụ thay thế tạm thời; mẹo để thay thế tạm thời (cái gì hỏng...)
Thesaurus Dictionary
contrivance, device, gadget, mechanism, apparatus, Colloq widget, thingumabob or thingamabob, thingumajig or thingamajig, thingummy, whatsit, doodah, thingy, US gizmo or gismo, Rube Goldberg (invention), whatchamacallit, Colloq Brit gubbins:
People began to build all sorts of contraptions that they hoped might fly.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
a machine or piece of equipment that looks strange: She showed us a strange contraption that looked like a satellite dish.

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