mish-mash

mish-mash

A jumbled, disorganized mixture of several various things. The "stew" he served was just a bizarre mish-mash of stuff he had left over in his fridge. The story is a mish-mash of inconsistent themes and plotlines that never go anywhere.

mash

in. to neck and pet. (Collegiate.) Who are those two mashing in the corner?

mish-mash

and mish-mosh (ˈmɪʃmæʃ and ˈmɪʃmɑʃ)
n. a mixture; a disorderly conglomeration. There’s no theme or focus. It’s just a mish-mash.
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Rather than snarling, singalong indie rock, Pizzorno is experimenting with a mish-mash of hip hop, psychedelic funk, dance and new wave - and it suits him.
Much of his letter is a mish-mash of facts, unrelated to the argument, found somewhere in that fabled land between Llareggub and Abergobbledegook!
Fangsgiving is a laugh-out-loud funny children's picturebook by award-winning author and illustrator Ethan Long that blends holidays into a hilarious mish-mash. What happens when a Vlad's family of vampires drops in unexpectedly to celebrate the fourth Thursday in November?
It had a Japanese theme and a lady screaming out a mish-mash of words, yet it won by a landslide, incredibly.
It had a Japanese theme and a lady screaming out a mish-mash of words along with chicken noises and a chicken dance, yet it won by a landslide, incredibly.
Whilst the former presents a pleasant view typical of old buildings in the city, the other is a hideous mish-mash of cock-eyed walls totally out of character with the general architecture of the city.
An inspired mish-mash of motorik rhythms, electronic flourishes and woozy Madchesterstyle euphoria, a typical Afghan Sand Gang track can segue seamlessly from krautrock to big citylife beat to psychedelic-infused shoegaze.
Yet it would seem that one by one what we voted for is being eroded into a mushy mish-mash of patched-up comprises and a Brexit that will betray the trust of the British people and make a mockery of the whole democratic process.
The programme is a frothy mish-mash of inane chat, children's quizzes and the occasional less than incisive interview.
The story is a mish-mash of Cinderella and Romeo and Juliet.
IS there any point in me voting for a particular political party to rule Great Britain when the political set-up is a great mish-mash of devolved government, which has divided Great Britain, Westminster Government, the EU and more and more layers of complicated bureaucracy sending costs through the roof.
The singer's mish-mash look of oversized lilac coat and flower power boots makes for an altogether pur-poor get-up.
I have already cancelled some of my old favorites because they have become a mish-mash of overlapping articles, ads and pictures.
THIS week, my recipe is, in all honesty, a bit of a mish-mash. Not that there's anything wrong with that, but it's good to get the confession out of the way early.
This mish-mash of colour, shapes and prints, isn't going to be winning any prizes for style.