Goldbergian

adjective Gold·berg·ian \ (ˈ)gōl(d)¦bərgēən \

Definition of Goldbergian

:grotesquely complex :contrived with inept and excessive intricacy
  • a strange Goldbergian contraption resembling a birdcage
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Origin and Etymology of goldbergian

Rube Goldberg †1970 American cartoonist + English -ian


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