Origin of harum-scarum
OTHER WORDS FROM harum-scarumhar·um-scar·um·ness, noun
Words nearby harum-scarum
How to use harum-scarum in a sentence
Amy ran down again then, in her usual harum-scarum fashion, and the conversation became general.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
And one would scarcely suspect harum-scarum Bobby Hargrew of engineering such a delicate bit of business.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
Chloe paused in her harum-scarum sweeping, and said, with a look and tone almost defiant, "I don't want to marry Tom."
Rhody laughed: 'I didn't mention any names,' said she; 'but I know good driving from harum-scarum, wherever I see it.'
Bench, they say, is religious; Gowen has written verses; Parsons generally harum-scarum.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete|George Meredith