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hodge-podge

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  • Then what varied scenery, what constant excitement at the landing, what a hodge-podge, a pot-pourri of merchandise!

    The Redemption of David Corson Charles Frederic Goss
  • Is it the Theological hodge-podge, the farrago of all the religions, which believe in the Gospel?

    Two Addresses Nicholas Rigby
  • It was a hodge-podge of parts of every old costume he had ever used.

    David Lannarck, Midget George S. Harney
  • Another contemporary critic announces that “our English tongue was a gallimaufry or hodge-podge of all other speeches.”

    Amenities of Literature Isaac Disraeli
  • Surely the Demoiselle could not hodge-podge herself into one of the whites?

  • It would never do to go away with merely a hodge-podge of facts not properly catalogued in our minds.

    The Four Corners in Japan Amy Ella Blanchard
  • All that is required is to derive a certain starting-point from the hodge-podge of uncertainties and unintelligibility.

    Criminal Psychology Hans Gross
  • He missed the theaters, the concerts, the passing show of well-dressed women, a hodge-podge of flesh-pots and mental uplift.

    A Man to His Mate J. Allan Dunn

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