I only came across one new word this week, at least that I noticed.
gallimaufry– a hodgepodge; jumble; confused medly.
Every family had a few skeletons in their cupboards, but the Vanger family had an entire gallimaufry of them.
from The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
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