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plural -s
chiefly Irish


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intransitive verb

chiefly Irish
: to bustle around : fluster
especially : to waste time by fussing and chattering
you can't expect children to concentrate when everybody's gabbling and foostering around them Michael McLaverty

Word History



Irish Gaelic fūstar

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“Fooster.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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