- A confused mixture: a mishmash of outmoded ideasMore example sentences
jumble, mess, confusion, hotchpotch, hodgepodge, ragbag, pastiche, patchwork, farrago, hash, assortment, medley, miscellany, mixture, melange, blend, variety, mixed bag, mix, diversity, collection, selection, assemblage, combination, motley collection, pot-pourri, conglomeration• informal scissors-and-paste job, mash-up
- So at this point, it's really become a mixture, a mishmash of issues.
- Underlying the idea of the multitude is a mishmash of confused claims.
- Your typical bad comedy is a mess, a sloppy mishmash of junk with maybe a few funny bits here and there.
late 15th century: reduplication of mash.