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pell-mell

adverb uk   us   /ˌpelˈmel/ old-fashioned
very fast and not organized: At the sound of the alarm bell, the customers ran pell-mell for the doors.
Translations of “pell-mell”
in Vietnamese hỗn loạn…
in Spanish atropelladamente…
in Thai ยุ่งเหยิง…
in Malaysian pontang-panting…
in French pêle-mêle…
in German durcheinander…
in Chinese (Traditional) 忙亂地,匆忙地…
in Indonesian tunggang langgang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 忙乱地,匆忙地…
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