flooey

or floo·ie

[ floo-ee ]
/ ˈflu i /

adjective Slang.

amiss or awry.

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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

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decorum

Origin of flooey

of obscure origin; cf. blooey
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Example sentences from the Web for flooey

  • Cry harder, dear—you must cry harder, this scene will go all flooey if you can't cry any harder than that.

    Linda Lee, Incorporated|Louis Joseph Vance