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synonyms for contraptions

On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contraptions, such as: apparatus, furnishings, furniture, machinery, material, and accessories.

How to use contraptions in a sentence

  • They panicked, bought flimsy useless contraptions to guard themselves from the fire.

    The Jewels of Aptor | Samuel R. Delany
  • He didn't believe the rumours, and he spoke scornfully of the new machines as contraptions.

    The Wrong Twin | Harry Leon Wilson
  • He was firmly convinced that Ed Smith and all his contraptions would soon be abolished from the office of the Star.

    Hempfield | David Grayson
  • "Well, I'm certainly thankful to you, and for those contraptions there," and he pointed to the fire extinguishers.

  • Twenty-five years o' service in the life-savin' corps an' ain't let to go out now without these der-r-r-ratted contraptions!

    The Flying Death | Samuel Hopkins Adams

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