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pother

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1 a state of nervous or irritated concern
  • always in a pother over the state of her garden

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2 a state of noisy, confused activity
  • the pother of city traffic that commuters face every day

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The first known use of pother was in 1591

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“Pother.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pother. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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