Thesaurus / mix-up
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It's been put up to me to keep time an' referee this mix-up, and I don't want no help.
SHORTY MCCABESEWELL FORD
It seems to be quite a mix-up, and I'm sorry, for I like to keep my cargo and the records of it straight.
While the mix-up was at its hottest, a low, trilling whistle sounded from Skinny Carroll's lips.
"Must have got his own man in the mix-up," quoth the Little Red Doctor.
“Oh, we got into a mix-up with some of the cadets and fell overboard,” answered Ritter, in an off-handed manner.
THE PUTNAM HALL ENCAMPMENTARTHUR M. WINFIELD
Then came two outs, but in the mix-up Fred managed to steal to third, while the player on first got down to second.
THE ROVER BOYS UNDER CANVASARTHUR M. WINFIELD
If he could keep Jerry's name out of the mix-up, so much the better.
THE TRAIL OF CONFLICTEMILIE BAKER LORING
In the mix-up one of the pillows burst open, and Crabtree got all the feathers over his head and had to beat a retreat.
THE PUTNAM HALL RIVALSARTHUR M. WINFIELD
Last night when you showed me the true inwardness of this mix-up, I was sick and sorry.
THE KING OF ARCADIAFRANCIS LYNDE
“For what you call your mix-up to untangle,” was his answer.
THE PRAIRIE MOTHERARTHUR STRINGER

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