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higgledy-piggledy

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lacking in order, neatness, and often cleanliness
  • the quilt was a higgledy-piggledy patchwork of odd-shaped fabric scraps, each of which held a fond memory for the family

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higgledy-piggledy

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The first known use of higgledy-piggledy was in 1598

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“Higgledy-piggledy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/higgledy-piggledy. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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