from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A noisy clamor.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A noisy, sometimes violent disturbance; noise and confusion; a quarrel.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A disturbance; noise and confusion; a quarrel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An uproar; a disturbance; a riot; a noisy or disorderly outbreak.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. cause a disturbance
- n. the act of making a noisy disturbance
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)