Examples of hubbub in a Sentence
All the hubbub in the airport made it hard to hear the flight announcements.
the hubbub surrounding the film star
We went to the country to escape the hubbub of the city.
What's all the hubbub about?
Recent Examples of hubbub from the Web
For all the hubbub about the lack of American tourists in this part of town, perhaps there's a missing counterpoint: Windsorites need to eat, too.
Despite all the hubbub over his weight, Benjamin has stay within a four-pound range (242-246) since the beginning of training camp, and was a good soldier otherwise this year for Carolina. 4.
After threatening to bury his announcement under the hubbub of a holiday weekend, Trump has effectively put neon lights on it, instead.
In describing the hubbub in college basketball, Izzo brought up a situation in 2010 where he was suspended for a game after employing someone for a summer camp who was connected with a recruit.
But the thing about that photograph that will never feel anachronistic, is the hubbub of family life that often centers in such rooms.
All the hubbub surrounding Facebook’s manipulation by Kremlin operatives has distracted, if temporarily, from the equally problematic information war being waged on Twitter.
There is a lot to love about the Rambla, despite its exotic-bird sellers and unruly hubbub.
Despite the hubbub, the crowd at the East River Track at 3 p.m. on a Tuesday continued to lunge, run, and do headstands.
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Origin and Etymology of hubbub
First Known Use: 1555See Words from the same year
Synonymsado, alarums and excursions, ballyhoo, blather, bluster, bobbery, bother, bustle, clatter, clutter [chiefly dialect], coil, corroboree [Australian], disturbance, do [chiefly dialect], foofaraw, fun, furor, furore, fuss, helter-skelter, hoo-ha (also hoo-hah), hoopla, hubble-bubble, commotion, hullabaloo, hurly, hurly-burly, hurricane, hurry, hurry-scurry (or hurry-skurry), kerfuffle [chiefly British], moil, pandemonium, pother, row, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, splore [Scottish], squall, stew, stir, storm, to-do, tumult, turmoil, uproar, welter, whirl, williwaw, zoo
Related Wordscacophony, clamor, din, howl, hue and cry, noise, outcry, racket, roar; disorder, unrest, upheaval; eruption, flare-up, flurry, flutter, outbreak, outburst; brawl, fracas, fray, hassle, melee (also mêlée), scuffle; dither, fever, fret, lather, tizzy
Near Antonymscalm, hush, peace, quiet, quietude, rest, stillness, tranquillity (or tranquility); order, orderliness
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