Definitions for hubbubˈhʌb ʌb

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hub•bub*ˈhʌb ʌb(n.)

  1. a loud, confused noise.

  2. tumult; disorder.

* Syn: See noise.

Origin of hubbub:

1545–55; appar. of Ir orig.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hubbub, uproar, brouhaha, katzenjammer(noun)

    loud confused noise from many sources


  1. hubbub(Noun)

    A confused uproar, commotion, tumult or racket.

  2. Origin: Perhaps from Irish; compare Irish ababú! (a battle-cry), Gaelic ub! ub! (expressing contempt, etc.), ubh ubh! (expressing disgust).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hubbub(verb)

    a loud noise of many confused voices; a tumult; uproar

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a confused noise of many sounds especially voices.

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