Appliance noun - An interesting and often novel device with a practical use.
Usage example: since the invention of the cork, all manner of appliances have been invented for the extraction of these sometimes troublesome stoppers
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Synonyms for Appliance
Contrivance noun - An interesting and often novel device with a practical use.
Usage example: a new contrivance for cleaning computer keyboards
Appliance is a synonym for contrivance in device topic. You can use "Appliance" instead a noun "Contrivance", if it concerns topics such as gadget, apparatus, object, machine. popular alternative
- device and appliance
- device and contrivance
- apparatus and appliance
- apparatus and contrivance
- convenience and appliance
- convenience and contrivance
- gear and appliance
- gear and contrivance
- equipment and appliance
- equipment and contrivance
- machine and appliance
- machine and contrivance
- tool and appliance
- tool and contrivance
How words are described
|modern||modern appliance||modern contrivance|
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Contrivance and Appliance. (2016). Retrieved 2022, November 29, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/appliance/contrivance
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