Definition of rumpus
: a usually noisy commotion
Examples of rumpus in a sentence
the kids made such a rumpus that they woke up everyone else in the house
Origin and Etymology of rumpus
First Known Use: 1745
RUMPUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rumpus for English Language Learners
: a noisy argument, fight, etc.
RUMPUS Defined for Kids
Definition of rumpus for Students
: a noisy disturbance or quarrel
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