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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Cooked meats and eggs and vegetables usually arranged in rows around the plate and dressed with a salad dressing; A collection containing a variety of sorts of things.

Usage examples (26)
  • Go ahead and act like you know what a salmagundi is while you run to get the dictionary or google the definition.
  • He danced the Lancashire clog-hornpipe; he rattled out puns and conundrums; yet did he contrive to infuse into all this mummery and buffoonery, into this salmagundi of...
  • Everytime I glance at the TV schedule it is enough to make me feel that I would rather go out and shoot pictures of clouds than stay in and watch the dismal salmagundi...
  • The big mistake the author is making, of course, is that the place he is happy to be destined for in the next life will probably be chock full of the clerical salmagundi... for more
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