Definition of farrago in English:

farrago

Syllabification: far·ra·go
Pronunciation: /fəˈrägō, -ˈrā-
 
/

noun (plural farragoes)

Derivatives

farraginous

Pronunciation: /fəˈrajənəs/
adjective
More example sentences
  • One's first encounter with any of these epics can be somewhat jarring; they are far and away the most wildly farraginous and gloriously irresponsible masterpieces in Western literature.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin, literally 'mixed fodder', from far 'corn'.

More definitions of farrago

Definition of farrago in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody