This week’s word is ‘pell-mell’. It is an adverb, adjective and noun meaning a confused and/or disorderly mass.
Word of the Week: ‘pell-mell’ (adv., adj., n.); a confused and/or disorderly mass
‘Advance your standards, and upon them, lords;
Pell-mell, down with them! but be first advised,
In conflict that you get the sun of them.’
Love’s Labour’s Lost, IV, iii
Voiced by Olly Clarke
Olly is a Stage Manager at Shakespeare’s Globe