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galley–west

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adverb gal·ley–west \ˌga-lē-ˈwest\

Definition of galley–west

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



Origin and Etymology of galley–west

probably alteration of English dialect collywest badly askew


First Known Use: 1875

Rhymes with galley–west

acid test, almagest, anapest, beta test, blanket chest, Bucharest, decongest, disinfest, disinterest, disinvest, false arrest, Hammerfest, hornet's nest, house arrest, manifest, north-northwest, palimpsest, placement test, predigest, quarter rest, reinvest, rinderpest, Rorschach test, Sackville-West, second-best, self-addressed, self-confessed, self-interest, self-possessed, uninterest, unprofessed, vision quest


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