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Nonsense coinage by Lewis Carroll.
tulgey (not comparable)
- Thick, dense, dark (originally in reference to a wood).
- 1871: The Jabberwock, with eyes of flame, / Came whiffling through the tulgey wood — Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking-glass
- 1973: I battled for a while with Professor Aschloch's tulgey prose – only German poets have ever written lucid German prose – then closed my eyes, wondering bitterly which of my enemies the nice American worked for. — Kyril Bonfiglioli, Don't Point That Thing at Me (Penguin 2001, p. 69)