ajumble

adjective
ajum·​ble | \ ə-ˈjəm-bəl How to pronounce ajumble (audio) \

Definition of ajumble

: 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

First Known Use of ajumble

1915, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ajumble

a- entry 1 + jumble entry 1

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“Ajumble.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ajumble. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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