First Known Use of to-do
ado, ballyhoo, blather, bluster, bobbery, bother, bustle, clatter, commotion, disturbance, foofaraw, fun, furor, furore, fuss, helter-skelter, hoopla, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly, hurly-burly, pandemonium, pother, row, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, squall, stew, stir, storm, tumult, turmoil, uproar, welter, whirl, williwaw, zoo;
TO-DO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of to-do for English Language Learners
: excited or angry activity that is usually not necessary or wanted
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