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hurly–burly

noun

Definition of HURLY-BURLY

a state of noisy, confused activity <lost sight of his children in all the hurly-burly of the fair>
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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