tapsal-teerie

[ tap-suh l-teer-ee ]
/ ˈtæp səlˈtɪər i /

adverb Scot.

Also tap·sie-tee·rie [tap-see-teer-ee] /ˈtæp siˈtɪər i/.
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British Dictionary definitions for tapsalteerie

tapsalteerie

/ (ˈtæpsəlˈtiːrɪ) /

adjective, adverb, noun

Scot topsy-turvy

Word Origin for tapsalteerie

C17: of uncertain origin
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