higgledy-piggledy[hig′əl dē′ pig′əl dē′]
higgledy-piggledy definition by Webster's New World
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in disorder; in jumbled confusion
Origin: reduplicated, reduplication , probably from pig
higgledy-piggledy definition by American Heritage Dictionary
In utter disorder or confusion: “There is something delightfully and liberatingly ludicrous about parading higgledy-piggledy in a line of walkers of all shapes and sizes” (Christa Worthington).adjective
Origin: Origin unknown.