wild and woolly

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Definition of wild and woolly

chiefly US, informal
: very wild : without order or control His novels were about the wild and woolly Western frontier. a wild and woolly love affair

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“Wild and woolly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wild%20and%20woolly. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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