Posted by ESC on March 12, 2003
In Reply to: James Bond mishmash posted by ESC on March 12, 2003
: : I came upon this combination and
I don't have a clue to what it is. I'll be very grateful to anyone who can help
me reveal the mystery.
: : thank you
: : miri
: James Bond is a fictional character, a secret agent. He used a lot of spy gadgets. Mishmash means an unrelated assortment.
: (Merriam-Webster online)
: Main Entry: mish·mash
: Pronunciation: 'mish-"mash, -"mäsh
: Function: noun
: Etymology: Middle English & Yiddish; Middle English mysse masche, perh. reduplural of mash mash; Yiddish mish-mash, perhaps reduplication of mishn to mix
: Date: 15th century
: : HODGEPODGE, JUMBLE