American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Composed of a variety of substances.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Formed of various materials; mixed; jumbled: as, a farraginous discourse.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. rare Formed of various materials; mixed.
- From (the stem of) Latin farrago + -ous. (Wiktionary)
- From Latin farrāgō, farrāgin-, medley, hodgepodge; see farrago. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“It's a purposefully indecipherable, farraginous, hodgepodge of pseudo-political images.”
“Enormous caravans, farraginous and densely populated, crisscrossed the lands.”
“This engaging, farraginous show at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, on Fifth Avenue, invites the viewer to think of the nineteenth-century landscape artist, usually envisioned as the independent producer of a luxury artifact, as, instead, a tool of commerce and real estate development.”
“Some farraginous mix of my own thoughts, knowledge, and memories?”
“The farraginous flotilla threw alien city-shadows against the night sky.”
“Thou art, I vow, the remarkablest progenitor barring none in this chaffering allincluding most farraginous chronicle.”
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