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cattywampus

[kat-ee-wom-puh s, kat-uh-] /ˌkæt iˈwɒm pəs, ˌkæt ə-/
adjective, adverb, Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
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  • It was about this time that the jump was no longer a dive and everything was going completely cattywampus.
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