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tapsal-teerie

[ tap-suhl-teer-ee ]
/ ˈtæp səlˈtɪər i /
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adverb Scot.

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British Dictionary definitions for tapsal-teerie

tapsalteerie
/ (ˈtæpsəlˈtiːrɪ) /

adjective, adverb, noun

Scot topsy-turvy

Word Origin for tapsalteerie

C17: of uncertain origin
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