kippage

noun
kip·​page | \ ˈkipij \
plural -s

Definition of kippage

Scottish
: an excited or irritated state : commotion, confusion dinna pit yoursell into a kippage— Sir Walter Scott

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History and Etymology for kippage

modification of French équipage (as in être en piteux équipage to be in a sorry plight)

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“Kippage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kippage. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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