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topsy-turvy

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adverb
    1. with the top where the bottom should be; upside down
    2. in or into a reversed condition or order
    3. in or into a state of confusion or disorder
    [Webster]
adjective
    1. turned upside down; inverted; reversed: a topsy-turvy reflection
    2. confused or disorderly: a topsy-turvy classroom
    [Webster]
noun
    1. inversion of the natural order
    2. a state of confusion or disorder
    [Webster]
adverb adjective, noun
  • being in utter confusion or disorder [Taisha]

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