galley-west


gal·ley–west

adverb \ˌga-lē-ˈwest\

Definition of GALLEY-WEST

:  into destruction or confusion <was knocked galley–west>

Origin of GALLEY-WEST

probably alteration of English dialect collywest badly askew
First Known Use: 1875

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: gall fig
Previous Word in the Dictionary: galley–tile
All Words Near: galley-west

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up galley-west? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).