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farrago


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Farrago  \Far*ra"go\,  n.  [L.  farrago,  -aginis,  mixed  fodder  for 
  cattle,  mash,  medley,  fr  far  a  sort  of  grain.  See  {Farina}.] 
  A  mass  composed  of  various  materials  confusedly  mixed;  a 
  medley;  a  mixture. 
 
  A  confounded  farrago  of  doubts,  fears,  hopes,  wishes, 
  and  all  the  flimsy  furniture  of  a  country  miss's  brain. 
  --Sheridan. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  farrago 
  n  :  a  motley  assortment  of  things  [syn:  {odds  and  ends},  {oddments}, 
  {melange},  {ragbag},  {hodgepodge},  {mingle-mangle},  {hotchpotch}, 
  {omnium-gatherum}] 




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