Synonyms of higgledy-piggledy in English:

higgledy-piggledy


See definition of higgledy-piggledy

adjective

1‘a higgledy-piggledy mountain of newspapers’

SYNONYMS

disordered, disorderly, untidy, disorganized, messy, chaotic, jumbled, muddled, confused, unsystematic, irregular, cluttered, littered

informal out of order, out of place, in disarray, in a mess, in a jumble, in a muddle, upside-down, at sixes and sevens, haywire, haphazard

informal all over the place, like a bomb's hit it

British informal shambolic, all over the shop

North American informal all over the map, all over the lot

informal, rare orderless

ANTONYMS

tidy, ordered


adverb

1‘the cars were parked higgledy-piggledy’

SYNONYMS

in disorder, in a muddle, in a jumble, in disarray, in a disorganized manner, untidily, haphazardly, indiscriminately, in a mess, in confusion, in a heap, anyhow, any old how, pell-mell, topsy-turvy

informal all over the place, every which way

British informal all over the shop

North American informal all over the map, all over the lot

ANTONYMS

tidily, in an orderly fashion