furore


furore

noun

Definition of FURORE

1
a state of noisy, confused activity <the store's going-out-of-business sale caused such a furore that security guards had to be called in to restore order>
Near Antonyms calm, hush, peace, quiet, quietude, rest, stillness, tranquillity (or tranquility); order, orderliness
2
a state of wildly excited activity or emotion <baseball fans in a furore as the game stretched to 11 innings>

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