Definitions for katzenjammerˈkæt sənˌdʒæm ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

katz•en•jam•merˈkæt sənˌdʒæm ər(n.)

  1. hangover .

  2. uneasiness.

  3. an uproar; clamor.

Origin of katzenjammer:

1840–50; < G

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hangover, katzenjammer(noun)

    disagreeable aftereffects from the use of drugs (especially alcohol)

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

    loud confused noise from many sources

Wiktionary

  1. katzenjammer(Noun)

    hangover

  2. katzenjammer(Noun)

    jitters

  3. katzenjammer(Noun)

    bewilderment

  4. katzenjammer(Noun)

    depression

  5. katzenjammer(Noun)

    discord

  6. katzenjammer(Adjective)

    raucous

  7. Origin: Katzenjammer ("the wailing of cats"), hangover; a compound formed from Katzen (plural of Katze), cat + jammer, wailing or distress.

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