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

  • n. Noisy confusion; tumult.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of hurlyburly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Tumult; bustle; confusion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

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

  • n. a disorderly outburst or tumult


Alteration and reduplication of hurling, gerund of hurl.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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