Translation of "topsy-turvy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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topsy-turvyadjective, adverb

uk /ˌtɒp.siˈtɜː.vi/ us /ˌtɑːp.siˈtɝː.vi/ informal

(in a state of being) confused, not well organized, or giving importance to unexpected things

The government's topsy-turvy priorities mean that spending on education remains low. 政府颠倒应该优先安排的项目意味着教育经费依然会很低。

(Translation of “topsy-turvy” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)