afroth

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adjective \ ə-ˈfrȯth \

Definition of afroth

:in a state of lively or angry excitement
  • Last Saturday, the day before the Oscars, when the entire fashion world was afroth about which starlet was planning to wear what the next night, a small item in The New York Times caught our eye.
  • —Lynn YaegerVillage Voice1 Mar. 2005
  • … has provoked incendiary political speeches … and has AM's scrum of right-wing radio brawlers all afroth with indignation.
  • Grand Rapids (Michigan) Press20 Dec. 2005

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