Definition of 'topsy-turvy'
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The weather this month has turned topsy-turvy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That the world has turned topsy-turvy is enough to cope with for the present. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Evidence from matching geological ages and structures turns the world topsy-turvy. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)The rain this year sent nature topsy-turvy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What a topsy-turvy world we live in. The Sun (2008)What a topsy-turvy world it has become. The Sun (2006)This is the topsy-turvy political world we now live in. The Sun (2010)Research highlights how topsy-turvy the world has become. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It shows how topsy-turvy the world is. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is a topsy-turvy world that they inhabit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Too much protection for goalkeepers would make the game topsy-turvy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But this was a topsy-turvy game like no other. The Sun (2014)They may not get many better opportunities than this topsy-turvy season. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now the economic world was topsy-turvy. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)It is an amazing topsy-turvy season. The Sun (2016)Now folks begin with sweet things, and turn their dinners topsy-turvy. Cranford (1853)It continued the astonishing, topsy-turvy nature of this series. The Sun (2015)The world has gone topsy-turvy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In this topsy-turvy world, religion and literature are meaningless. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is a topsy-turvy game. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In such a topsy-turvy season and with wet weather beckoning, how can you predict? Times, Sunday Times (2012)I also wonder what sort of topsy-turvy world we live in where being fat cannot be shamed but being slim is criticised with such freedom. The Sun (2015)
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Used Rarely. topsy-turvy is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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