Synonyms of contraption in English:

contraption


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See Spanish definition of artilugio

noun

1‘a newfangled contraption for making coffee’

SYNONYMS
device, gadget, apparatus, machine, appliance, mechanism, implement, utensil, invention, contrivance
British Heath Robinson device
North American Rube Goldberg device
informal gizmo, widget, thingamajig, thingamabob, whatsit
British informal doodah, doobry, gubbins
North American informal dingus, doodad, doojigger, doohickey
Australian informal bitzer
Australian, New Zealand informal thingo