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jumble someone or something together

to mix people or things together randomly into a hodgepodge. They just jumbled everything together and made a real mess. The army just jumbled everybody together, no matter what their skills and talents were.
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jumble something together

to assemble something clumsily and hastily. They just jumbled some holiday decorations together. It really wasn't very well done. I hope this airplane wasn't jumbled together as badly as this meal.
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jumble something up

to make a hodgepodge out of things. Who jumbled my papers up? Who jumbled up all my papers?
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jumble up

To mix some things up in a random, confused, or disorderly manner: The toddler jumbled up the puzzle pieces. The cat jumbled the yarn up.
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In this guidebook and within the Cloud Jumbles portal, Saloob is promoting and building the partner network to release services to the Japanese client network.
Cloud Jumbles is a platform provided by the Cloud Jumbles Organisation which is a private membership of Cloud professionals and top-notch service providers that have formed the most compelling bundle of global cloud services aimed at flexibility, mobility and freedom of choice for customers.
In these hard times the jumble sale has a place to be reintroduced, producing revenue for school halls and church buildings that hold a regular jumble sale.
Thorntons Hanging Bag range features: Delightfully Soft Caramels, Toffi Chocs, Creamy Fudge, Original Broken Toffee, and Twistwrap Toffees all and the Sharing Pouch range features: Chunky Chocolate Jumbles pouches and ToffiChocs.
Jumble CD-ROM's feature the signature art and humorous brainteasers that fans around the country have played since 1954.
com/ as the premier location for Jumble(R) fans to find and purchase the CD-ROM versions of Jumble for the Palm OS handheld," said Kevin Mitchell, OEI President.
The result: Many of the remaining big trees of the Virgin Islands are indeed remarkable, in addition to being sites of significant historical interest, they are a collection of ancestral shrines, portals to ancient homes, repositories of healing and curses, and jumble tree where spirits were said to live ill the roots, and the souls of the dead were stored--and were not to lie trifled with.
Close in spirit to the work of Charles Ludlam's late lamented Ridiculous Theatrical Company, Shanghai Moon skillfully jumbles together the conventions of stage and screen, silly vaudeville, and kids' play.
In three experiments, a total of 18 adults viewed lines and dots that were perceived as either meaningless jumbles or geometric shapes.
Instead, it jumbles a series of obfuscating factoids, derivative melodrama and meaningless conjecture in an admittedly often interesting, usually overheated fashion that concludes - well, not much, really.
On March 8, Jumbles Dough Factory and Coffee Bar will begin offering customers world-class coffee drinks, hot kolaches and much more to go along with the best doughnuts around.
Give us cable TV, the Internet, and the history of the world on video, and we'll create a culture that jumbles everything together--God and the devil and Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop--in an alchemical stew, so it's sometimes hard to tell whether the result is shit or gold.
But more demanding jobs -- such as regulating lots of current, operating in hot engines or computing at ever-faster speeds -- would reduce these silicon wonders of miniaturization to melted jumbles of atoms.