from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Archaic Confusion; uproar.
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- n. Confusion.
- n. Uproar.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Tumult; disturbance; disorder.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Tumult; uproar; disorder; disturbance; commotion.
- To throw into confusion or disorder; cause a tumult or disturbance in.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a state of commotion and noise and confusion
Obsolete French garbouil, from Old French, from Old Italian garbuglio, perhaps from Latin bullīre, to boil.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)