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hubbub

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1 a state of noisy, confused activity
  • imagine all the hubbub at the zoo when the lion escaped

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2 a violent shouting
  • the people who had been in line for tickets made a huge hubbub when they were told that the concert was all sold out

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The first known use of hubbub was in 1555

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“Hubbub.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hubbub. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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