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BROUHAHA

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does brouhaha mean? 

BROUHAHA (noun)
  The noun BROUHAHA has 2 senses:

1. loud confused noise from many sources
2. a confused disturbance far greater than its cause merits

  Familiarity information: BROUHAHA used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BROUHAHA (noun)


Sense 1brouhaha [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Loud confused noise from many sources

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Synonyms:

brouhaha; hubbub; katzenjammer; uproar

Hypernyms ("brouhaha" is a kind of...):

noise (sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound))


Sense 2brouhaha [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A confused disturbance far greater than its cause merits

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("brouhaha" is a kind of...):

furor; furore (a sudden outburst (as of protest))


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