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williwaw

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1 a state of noisy, confused activity
  • the surprise verdict of the jury created a wild williwaw as reporters rushed to file their stories

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2 a sudden brief rush of wind
  • a williwaw rose up seemingly out of nowhere and wreaked havoc with our campsite

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The first known use of williwaw was circa 1842

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“Williwaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/williwaw. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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