doover

Miscellaneous item, usually one you can't remember the name of.
Substitute for thingo. Can be extended to dooverlakie.

I left the thingo on the doover.


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  • doover — /dooh veuhr/, n. Australian Slang. thingumbob; thingumajig. [1940 45; prob. to be identified with doofer, doofah in same sense, perh. repr. do for, as in that will do for now] * * * doovah, doover varr. doofer …   Useful english dictionary

  • doover — /dooh veuhr/, n. Australian Slang. thingumbob; thingumajig. [1940 45; prob. to be identified with doofer, doofah in same sense, perh. repr. do for, as in that will do for now] * * * …   Universalium

  • Doover — any object (often used jocularly in place of the usual name (alteration of do for in such phrases as that will do for now ) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • doover — Australian Slang any object (often used jocularly in place of the usual name (alteration of do for in such phrases as that will do for now ) …   English dialects glossary

  • doover — n an alternative form of doofer1 …   Contemporary slang

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  • Horse's doover — (jocular) hors d oeuvre …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • horse's doover — Australian Slang (jocular) hors d oeuvre …   English dialects glossary

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