higgledy-piggledy definition

  • adverb:
    • In utter disorder or confusion: "There is something delightfully and liberatingly ludicrous about parading higgledy-piggledy in a line of walkers of all shapes and sizes” ( Christa Worthington).
    • In a confused, disordered, or random way.
    • In confusion; topsy-turvy.
    • in a disordered way
  • adjective:
    • Topsy-turvy; jumbled.
    • In complete disorder or confusion; mixed-up.
    • in utter disorder
  • others:
    • In confusion; in a disorderly manner; topsy-turvy.
    • perplexed; tumbled; disorderly.
  • noun:
    • Confusion; condition.

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