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Callithumpian


Callithumpian

(KAL-ih-THUMP-ee-yan)

Adjective:

-Resembling a discordant band or a noisy parade.

Alteration of English dialect gallithumpian disturber of order at elections in 18th century.

Used in a sentence:

“The club was just a callithumpian ruckus, it was impossible to carry on any kind of conversation.”

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