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hullabaloo

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1 a state of noisy, confused activity
  • there was a lot of needless hullabaloo as the new millennium approached

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2 a violent shouting
  • there was such a hullabaloo in the room that he couldn't hear himself think

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The first known use of hullabaloo was in 1762

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“Hullabaloo.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hullabaloo. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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