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shambles
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
a condition of great disorder
  • With most of her possessions gone and her beloved yard a shambles, she still took a lively and cordial interest in Jem's and my affairs.
    p. 97.9
shambles = something in great disorder
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