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higgledy-piggledy

informal

Synonyms of higgledy-piggledy in English:

adjective

  • 1 a big higgledy-piggledy pile of papers
    disordered, disorderly, disorganized, untidy, messy, chaotic, jumbled, muddled, confused, unsystematic, irregular;
    out of order, in disarray, in a mess, in a muddle, haphazard
    informal all over the place, upside-down, topsy-turvy
    [Antonyms] tidy
  • adverb

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  • 1 the cars were parked higgledy-piggledy
    in disorder, in a muddle, in a jumble, in disarray, untidily, haphazardly, anyhow
    informal all over the place, helter-skelter, topsy-turvy, every which way, pell-mell, any old how
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