at sixes and sevens
phrasal in a state of disorder

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • At Sixes and Sevens — Студийный а …   Википедия

  • at sixes and sevens — {adj. phr.} Not in order; in confusion; in a mess. * /He apologized because his wife was away and the house was at sixes and sevens./ * /Our teacher had just moved to a new classroom, and she was still at sixes and sevens./ * /After the captain… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • at sixes and sevens — {adj. phr.} Not in order; in confusion; in a mess. * /He apologized because his wife was away and the house was at sixes and sevens./ * /Our teacher had just moved to a new classroom, and she was still at sixes and sevens./ * /After the captain… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • At Sixes and Sevens — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda At Sixes And Sevens Álbum de Sirenia (banda) Publicación Agosto 13, 2002 Género(s) Metal g …   Wikipedia Español

  • At Sixes and Sevens — est le premier album du groupe Sirenia sorti en 2002. Liste des chansons Meridian 6:20 Sister Nightfall 5:38 On The Wane 6:37 In A Manica 6:03 At Sixes And Sevens 6:47 Lethargica 5:32 Manic Aeon 6:27 A Shadow Of Your Own Self 5:58 A Sumerian Haze …   Wikipédia en Français

  • at sixes and sevens — ► at sixes and sevens in a state of confusion or disarray. Main Entry: ↑six …   English terms dictionary

  • at sixes and sevens — phrasal also at six and seven : in disorder : confused the house is rather at sixes and sevens Arnold Bennett far from being the only authorities who are at sixes and sevens on this problem R.S.Churchill * * * at sixes and sevens …   Useful english dictionary

  • At Sixes and Sevens — Infobox Album | Name = At Sixes And Sevens Type = studio Artist = Sirenia Length = 53.57 Released = August 13, 2002 Recorded = 2001 2002 Genre = Symphonic metal Gothic metal Label = Napalm Records Producer = Terje Refsnes, Morten Veland Reviews …   Wikipedia

  • At sixes and sevens — To be at sixes and sevens is an English phrase and idiom, common in the United Kingdom. It is used to describe a state of confusion or disarray. The similar phrase to set the world at six and seven , used by Geoffrey Chaucer, seems, from its… …   Wikipedia

  • at\ sixes\ and\ sevens — adj. phr. Not in order; in confusion; in a mess. He apologized because his wife was away and the house was at sixes and sevens. Our teacher had just moved to a new classroom, and she was still at sixes and sevens. After the captain of the team… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • at sixes and sevens — adjective a) In a state of confusion. Oh, what a racket! And everything on deck apparently at sixes and sevens. Mail bags and passengers mixed up in every direction. b) In a state of dispute or disagreement. Her outlook on life was so different… …   Wiktionary

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