- n. Assorted stuff, especially if of little value
- n. something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known
“So how is it that he took out all the gubbins from the plane and rebuilt it?”
“I don't doubt that a lot of the cyberpunk and steampunk gubbins would be just plain weird to a reader not grounded in sf, but the two books are a lot less dense in that respect, I'd say, than your average singularity story.”
“I think something in the “topic notification” gubbins has had a thromby.”
“Instead of the usual knockabout gubbins, the whole of the circus that has made politics a 'hobby' - or worse a 'career' - should be much more concerned in the fact that only THREE people turned up.”
“The PM's hamface didn't move while his brain discarded his instinctive response "I'm such a monster my crimes don't matter to me" in favour of some gubbins about working hard during the day ensuring safe delivery into the arms of Morpheus by night.”
“Of course I'm open as wide as I can be - you've got a metric buttload of mirrors, picks and other assorted gubbins shoved halfway down my throat.”
“There's a clever electronic gubbins hidden away somewhere that determines the sounds we hear.”
“The last book of the New Testament, the one with all the Antichrist and Armageddon gubbins, all the Rapture and wrath of God malarky?”
“Julie and Julia has all of the winning ingredients of your lady-happy chick-flick, mixed with some run-of-the-mill award baiting biographical gubbins and sprinkled with a couple of ‘it’ leads – but this recipe is overcooked.”
“Arduino board, a Linksys Wi-Fi adapter and various gubbins to connect them together.”
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Logos wishes to re-name himself. Please suggest suitable names even though you do not know him.
Words that are fun to say....
The new favourite words of people on Twitter.
A script searches Twitter for "X is my new favourite word" and adds it to this list.
thunderfuck, incredible, merp, sara, flopparoo, smother, fugly, buer, plum, canny, nefelibata, cuntbucket and 1972 more...
Words that I like.
Many may be lexicographically impotent due to a lack of citations and definition. Hopefully I'll be able to rectify this eventually.
Items of little or no value that are left behind by physical or biological processes other than passing through an alimentary canal. See also Valse's Leftovers and reesetee's Hogwash! for other tak...
. . . apologetic statesmen of a compromising kind,
Such as--What d'ye call him--Thing'em-bob, and likewise--Never-mind,
and 'St--'st--'st--and What's-his-name, and also You-know-who-- <...
Things held by a weaselspeaker. (Katigans without the madeupicals.)
Keeping it close to home. These are words to do with my life and my relatives, living, dead or legendary.
Words I find funny.
Looking for tweets for gubbins.