American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Great noise or excitement; uproar. See Synonyms at noise.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Uproar; racket; noisy confusion.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. colloq. A confused noise; uproar; tumult.
- n. disturbance usually in protest
- Alteration of obsolete hollo-ballo, probably from holla, hello; see hello. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“I'm not really sure what all the hullabaloo is about. jerezano”
“At a meta level though, I acknowledge that Princeton-style thinking has a great deal of trouble in seeing what the big hullabaloo is – LOL!”
“Now I will also point out that all this hullabaloo is from a post on the author's personal blog.”
“I'll pick it back up tomorrow after the new year hullabaloo is over.”
“Now that all that hullabaloo is all over, he can resume being a long ball threat and should hit the 30 homerun level one last time.”
“Wiki has a bit on it if anyone is interested/doesn't know what all the hullabaloo is about. wikipedia:”
“Witness the Guardian trumpeting its great "investigation" over three successive double-page spreads, though accompanied in one case by a curious comment piece, authored by one of the principal investigators (New Scientist's Fred Pearce), correctly pointing out that the hullabaloo is a non-story and changes nothing that we know about the reality of anthropogenic global warming.”
“There is not the same hullabaloo, which is quite right because this was a major incident.”
“He also said he did not know what the "hullabaloo" about missing documentation was, and would have been happy to assist the AG had he been asked directly.”
“You know there's a few words that fascinate me and one of them is 'hullabaloo'.”
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