amphigory

noun am·phi·go·ry \ˈamfəˌgōrē, amˈfigərē\
variants: less commonly

amphigouri

\ˌamfə(ˌ)güˈrē\

Definition of amphigory

plural

amphigories

also

amphigouris

  1. :  a nonsense verse or composition :  a rigmarole with apparent meaning which proves to be meaningless

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Origin and Etymology of amphigory

French amphigouri


First Known Use: 1809


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