Definitions of gadget

  1. a device that very useful for a particular job

Usage examples for gadget

  1. The guard was knocked out with Walt's gas gadget, that Bish was carrying. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper
  2. The Chief had built up a habit of staying late so he could stand and study over the Kenzie gadget. – The Kenzie Report by Mark Clifton
  3. While the boys relaxed sleepily, he went to a closet and brought out a case and a leather gadget bag. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  4. I snap off the gadget and head for my rocket jeep, and fifteen seconds later I am walking into the factory where a hundred citizens are already at work on the inner spaceship. – Operation Earthworm by Joe Archibald