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Compare it for a moment with the gewgaw skimble-skamble diplomatic sensationalism with which we have been presented since.
Such skimble-skamble, yea and nay kind o' ways willna do wi' women.The Bow of Orange Ribbon|Amelia E. Barr
I hope there will be soon an end of this "skimble stuff," "signifying nothing."
Why, it is half rhyme, and very skimble-skamble versification too.
A good example of the curious 'skimble skamble' anapaests before Dryden and Prior.Minor Poets of the Caroline Period, Vol III|John Cleveland