farraginous

[ fuh-raj-uh-nuh s ]
/ fəˈrædʒ ə nəs /

adjective

heterogeneous; mixed: a farraginous collection of random ideas.

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Origin of farraginous

1605–15; < Latin farrāgin- (stem of farrāgō) mixed grains (see farrago) + -ous
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Example sentences from the Web for farraginous

  • Thou art, I vow, the remarkablest progenitor barring none in this chaffering allincluding most farraginous chronicle.

    Ulysses|James Joyce