- a state of affairs or a region in which everything is topsy-turvy.
Origin of topsy-turvydom
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Examples from the Web for topsy-turvydom
He found himself, according to his ideas, in the land of Topsy-turvydom.
It was necessary, Miss Tredgold assured the girls, to have topsy-turvydom before the reign of order could begin.Girls of the Forest
L. T. Meade
He felt more sentimental than he cared to show, and the topsy-turvydom of the room made him fidgety.Married
Not a little perplexed was Cynthia at the topsy-turvydom in which that morning she had found her father's house.The Tavern Knight
It would be quite a comedy of Irish topsy-turvydom were it not, in fact, such a disastrous tragedy.Ireland Since Parnell
Daniel Desmond Sheehan