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alarums and excursions

noun plural

Definition of ALARUMS AND EXCURSIONS

a state of noisy, confused activity <the city is preparing for the alarums and excursions that inevitably accompany a presidential visit>
Near Antonyms calm, hush, peace, quiet, quietude, rest, stillness, tranquillity (or tranquility); order, orderliness

March 27, 2015
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Tranquilly at rest or causing no trouble
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