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pell-mell

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2 lacking in order, neatness, and often cleanliness
  • pell-mell piles of books everywhere in the professor's library

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pell-mell

adverb

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“Pell-mell.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pell-mell. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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