AskDefine | Define mishmash

Dictionary Definition

mishmash n : a motley assortment of things [syn: odds and ends, oddments, melange, farrago, ragbag, hodgepodge, mingle-mangle, hotchpotch, omnium-gatherum]

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English

Etymology

From as reduplication of “mash

Noun

  1. A collection containing a variety of miscellaneous things

Translations

a collection of miscellany

Extensive Definition

Mish Mash could refer to:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

all sorts, arsy-varsiness, assemblage, assortment, broad spectrum, clutter, conglomeration, farrago, gallimaufry, goulash, hash, helter-skelter, higgledy-piggledy, hodgepodge, hotchpot, hotchpotch, hysteron proteron, jumble, jungle, litter, magpie, mash, medley, melange, mess, mingle-mangle, miscellany, mix, mixed bag, mixture, muddle, odds and ends, olio, olla podrida, omnium gatherum, omnium-gatherum, pasticcio, pastiche, patchwork, potpourri, rummage, salad, salmagundi, sauce, scramble, stew, tangle, topsy-turviness, topsy-turvydom, tumble, turmoil, unholy mess, welter, what you will
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