[om-nee-uh m-gath -er-uh m]
1. a miscellaneous collection.
Omnium-gatherum comes from the Latin roots omnium meaning “of all” and the pseudo-Latin word gatherum meaning “a gathering.”
“Foster’s own room was a cramped omnium gatherum, cluttered with the paraphernalia of daily living.”
- Henry Blake Fuller, Bertram Cope’s Year, 1919