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matchy-matchy

[ mach-ee-mach-ee ]
/ ˈmætʃ iˈmætʃ i /
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adjective Informal.
(of an outfit, décor, etc.) having colors or patterns that match or harmonize too closely: You should coordinate the drapes and bedspread without getting too matchy-matchy.
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Origin of matchy-matchy

Reduplication of match2 + -y1

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