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Definition of "gallimaufry" [gal•li•mau•fry]

  • A jumble; a hodgepodge. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "gallimaufry" in a sentence
  • "There's no plot beyond exactly what you'd expect from the above gothic gallimaufry."
  • "Eventually he reveals the tales' connection to the injured man, but it's an exceptionally indulgent reader who will persevere through so much gallimaufry to learn the secret."
  • "The previous multifarious gallimaufry of odds and ends was here."