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helter-skelter

1. adjective Haphazard; chaotic. The campaign has been utterly helter-skelter. They don't even have an official spokesperson, so a lot of contradictory statements have been given by the staff. With such young children, I expected a helter-skelter environment, but the classroom was so orderly.
2. adverb Haphazardly; in a chaotic fashion. You can't just throw in ingredients helter-skelter when you're baking. Everything needs to be measured and added at the right time.
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George said: " I wanted a genuine antique so ensured that the renovations were all using authentic original material and that the pattern recreated the 1906 Helter Skelters.
Sunday May 24 will see the Corporation Road venue host the Greatest Show On Earth with a ringmaster/DJ - and the helter skelter for clubbers to enjoy.
Some of the projects being worked on by people with learning disabilities were on display at the event, including a helter skelter with ribbons weaved into a willow frame.
George rescued the helter skelter two years ago and completely refurbished using the original design and materials.
Then in Helter Skelter they are a couple Christmas shopping.
com/dictionary/helter%E2%80%93skelter) Merriam-Webster 's dictionary, Helter Skelter means "in undue haste, confusion or disorder" or "in a haphazard manner.
Rock band Helter Skelter entertained crowds with a host of musical gems.
The monstrosity of a helter skelter will not be in our radar when we go to nearby big towns to shop, because they are reducing their parking charges, and keeping disabled parking free.
The clutch of shorts includes the UK premiere of The Furies, presented in tandem with Helter Skelter and Land of the Dead, which Dialogue previously performed to acclaim at the Bush Theatre in London.
A site the size of three football pitches will house about 65 rides including a helter skelter, waltzers and a ghost train as well as a 300ft bungee sling shot.
Many Oxjam events will be taking place across Wales throughout the month, including the charity's Helter Skelter event at Dempseys in Cardiff.
Manson and his clan - who believed that the end of the world, called Helter Skelter, would come more quickly through murder - have been locked up for decades in California.
Ed Povey, 56, who has a studio in Talybont, near Bangor - painted the 56ft Helter Skelter on the side of Mel's Brides shop, Bangor Road - to celebrate the National Eisteddfod coming to Caernarfon in 1979.
A spokesman for publishers Helter Skelter said: "Coming on the back of punk 2-Tone was remarkably successful.