Synonyms and Antonyms of uproar
a state of noisy, confused activity
- The house is always in a jubilant uproar during the holidays.
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, to-do, tumult, turmoil, welter, whirl, williwaw, zoo
cacophony, clamor, din, howl, hue and cry, noise, outcry, racket, roar
disorder, unrest, upheaval
eruption, flare-up, flurry, flutter, outbreak, outburst
brawl, fracas, fray, hassle, melee (also mêlée), scuffle
dither, fever, fret, lather, tizzy
a state of wildly excited activity or emotion
- The ref's controversial call sent the crowd into an uproar.
agitation, deliriousness, delirium, distraction, fever, feverishness, flap, frenzy, furor, furore, fury, hysteria, rage, rampage
chaos, confusion, disorder, havoc, pandemonium, turmoil
bedlam, bother, brouhaha, bustle, clamor, clatter, commotion, disturbance, fuss, hoo-ha (also hoo-hah), hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly-burly, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, squall, stew, stir, storm, tempest, to-do, tumult
calm, calmness, peace, peacefulness, placidity, quiet, quietude, repose, restfulness, sereneness, serenity, still, stillness, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness
a violent disturbance (as of the political or social order)
- The uproar following the corrupt election nearly toppled the government.
insurgency, insurrection, mutiny, overthrow, overturn, rebellion, revolt, revolution, subversion, unrest, uprising, upset
fit, seizure, spasm
eruption, flare-up, outbreak, outburst
bluster, bobbery, bustle, coil, commotion, furor, furore, fuss, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly-burly, pandemonium, rout, row, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, squall, stew, stir, to-do, turmoil, welter, williwaw
quaking, rocking, shaking, trembling
a violent shouting
- An uproar arose from the crowd when it was announced that the concert was cancelled and refunds might not be available.