ajum·​ble ə-ˈjəm-bəl How to pronounce ajumble (audio)
: in a jumbled or disordered state
My mind is filled with other thoughts and all ajumble.Eddy L. Harris, Mississippi Solo, 1988
Both the window's broad lip and a steel cart alongside were ajumble with bowls, trays and cups.James Sallis, Eye of the Cricket, 1997

Word History

First Known Use

1915, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ajumble was in 1915

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“Ajumble.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ajumble. Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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