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Meaning of FARRAGO

Pronunciation:  fu'râgow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a motley assortment of things
 

FARRAGO is a 7 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: hodgepodge, hotchpotch, melange, mingle-mangle, mishmash, oddments, odds and ends, omnium-gatherum, ragbag
 
 See Also: assortment, miscellanea, miscellany, mixed bag, mixture, motley, potpourri, salmagundi, variety

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Far*ra"go\, n. [L. farrago, -aginis, mixed fodder for
cattle, mash, medley, fr. far a sort of grain. See {Farina}.]
A mass composed of various materials confusedly mixed; a
medley; a mixture.

      A confounded farrago of doubts, fears, hopes, wishes,
      and all the flimsy furniture of a country miss's brain.
                                               --Sheridan.

 

 

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