[fuh-rah-goh, -rey-] /fəˈrɑ goʊ, -ˈreɪ-/
noun, plural farragoes.
a confused mixture; hodgepodge; medley:
a farrago of doubts, fears, hopes, and wishes.
noun (pl) -gos, -goes
1630s, from Latin farrago “medley, mix of grains for animal feed,” from far “grain” (see barley).
[far-uh-guh t] /ˈfær ə gət/ noun 1. David Glasgow, 1801–70, U.S. admiral: won the battles of New Orleans and Mobile Bay for the Union in the U.S. Civil War.
[fahr-uh-kahn] /ˈfɑr əˌkɑn/ noun 1. Louis (Louis Eugene Walcott) born 1933, U.S. religious leader: head of the Nation of Islam.
[fuh-rahr] /fəˈrɑr/ noun 1. Geraldine (Mrs. Lou Tellegen) 1882–1967, U.S. operatic soprano.
[fahr-ree-ching] /ˈfɑrˈri tʃɪŋ/ adjective 1. extending far in influence, effect, etc.: the far-reaching effect of his speech. adjective 1. extensive in influence, effect, or range adj. 1824, from far + present participle of reach (v.).