all over the ballpark

adj, adv
disorganised, in chaos or disarray. The first three versions are British, the last two American. This is a more colourful extension into slang of the colloquial phrase 'all over the place', and the first version at least dates from the 19th century. ('Shop' is a working-class catch-all for any workplace.)

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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