contraption

[ kuh n-trap-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF contraption

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONTRAPTION

But it took ten days to get the contraption ready for the next fizzle.

My children's teeth never had to have all this contraption on them.

When we find Craven, we'll find the contraption that's blanketing Jupiter and its moons.

Go upstairs again, Amy, and haul up this end of the contraption.

Wall, stranger, what kind of a contraption do you-all reckon to have thar?

And your mother said you shouldn't ever have such a contraption in the house again.

Yesterday we could bag them one after the other, as fast as I could fire this contraption.

Aw, you don't think you're ever going to get there with that contraption, do you?

We were soon in the path, and presently scaled the cliff on Duran's contraption.

What kind of a contraption is that youve got there, Belding?

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