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Brouhaha

Pronunciation: [ broo-hah-hah ]


Definition: noun

a noisy and overexcited reaction or response to something

Origin: Late 19th century; French


Etymology: from French, probably imitative


Usage:

Synonyms:

  • hullabaloo

  • melee

  • fracas

Example: The brouhaha followed the City Council meeting last night.

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