Definition of wirrwarr in US English:

wirrwarr

noun

  • A state of confusion or disorder.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Grote (1813–1866), philosopher. From German Wirrwarr, masculine, a reduplication (with vowel variation) of the stem of wirren, verwirren to confuse.

Pronunciation

wirrwarr

/ˈvɪəvɑː/