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Synonyms of topsy-turvy in English:


  • 1 a topsy-turvy flag
    upside down, wrong side up, inverted, reversed, upset
    informalbass-ackward, ass-backward
    [Antonyms] right side up
  • 2 everything in the apartment was topsy-turvy
    in disarray, in a mess, in a muddle, in disorder, disordered, jumbled, in chaos, chaotic, disorganized, awry, upside down, at sixes and sevens
    informalevery which way, higgledy-piggledy
    [Antonyms] neat, ordered
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