amphigory

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n amphigory nonsensical writing (usually verse)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Amphigory A nonsense verse; a rigmarole, with apparent meaning, which on further attention proves to be meaningless.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n amphigory A meaningless rigmarole, as of nonsense-verses or the like; a nonsensical parody.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. amphigouri, of uncertain derivation; perh. fr. Gr. + a circle