Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Noisy confusion; tumult.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Tumult; bustle; confusion.
  • noun The last; the lag: a term very commonly used among young people.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Tumult; bustle; confusion.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative spelling of hurlyburly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a disorderly outburst or tumult

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Alteration and reduplication of hurling, gerund of hurl.]

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