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kicks up a fuss

phrase
variants: or kicks up a stink
present tense third-person singular of kick up a fuss

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to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • The kids were kicking up a fuss by the end of the day, so the family left the fair.

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“Kicks up a fuss.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kicks%20up%20a%20fuss. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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