skimble-skamble

adjective skim·ble-skam·ble \ ˌskim-bəl-ˈskam-bəl \

Definition of skimble-skamble

:rambling and confused :senseless

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Origin and Etymology of skimble-skamble

reduplication of English dialect scamble to stumble along


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serious difficulty or misfortune

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