Examples of ruckus in a Sentence
the ruckus left one person with a sprained wrist
quit creating such a ruckus—I'm trying to sleep!
Recent Examples of ruckus from the Web
Wednesday was incendiary at the intersection of rap music and politics, when Tweets from Kanye West and Chance the Rapper raised quite a ruckus.
But the house of mostly men next door draws a front-page ruckus.
Instead, the most effective campaigns raise a ruckus that companies are eager to tamp down.
Margaret Austin Photo While most coworking niches cause little ruckus, some are questioning whether these women-only spaces are being fair.
The basic concept: Coachella became a pep rally for Beyoncé’s imagined black college or university, with scores of horn players and drummers summoning a ruckus from bleachers behind her.
The world in 1968-69 was in turmoil, a seismic social and political ruckus spanning civil rights clashes in Alabama, student revolts in Paris, the Russian invasion of Prague, the Tet offensive in Vietnam, civil war in Biafra and more.
The parable of the innocent candidate, who is hired as a patsy in the political ruckus and turns out, annoyingly, to possess a conscience, is a cinematic staple.
And the actress manages to project a surprising innocence and likability despite the ruckus her character causes.
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RUCKUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ruckus for English Language Learners
: a noisy argument, fight, etc.
RUCKUS Defined for Kids
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