Origin of topsy-turvy
OTHER WORDS FROM topsy-turvytop·sy-tur·vi·ly, adverbtop·sy·tur·vi·ness, noun
Words nearby topsy-turvy
How to use topsy-turvy in a sentence
In this topsy-turvy political year nothing quite seems to be certain.
In such a topsy-turvy season, one simple solution is…blaming the voters!
Everything is topsy-turvy in Europe according to our moral ideas, and they don't have what we call "men" over here.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Why, I know not what you call it; but if the house were turned topsy turvy, I should be in the cellar.
She made so much noise that Lance grabbed at her and tried to put her out of the room, Topsy still barking furiously.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
Almost comic this last—a sort of topsy-turvy adultery charge!A German Pompadour|Marie Hay
It was all over, the light was gone, everything was topsy-turvy.The Varmint|Owen Johnson