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ˈhʌb ʌbhub·bub

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hubbub, uproar, brouhaha, katzenjammernoun

    loud confused noise from many sources

Wiktionary

  1. hubbubnoun

    A confused uproar, commotion, tumult or racket.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hubbubverb

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

    Etymology: [Cf. Whoobub, Whoop, Hoop, v. i.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hubbub

    hub′ub, n. a confused sound of many voices: riot: uproar. [Prob. a repetition of hoop, whoop.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hubbub in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hubbub in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of hubbub in a Sentence

  1. Bill Clinton:

    The truth is, the hubbub was I got hot under the collar because of the way the questions were asked.

  2. Marko Sotto:

    They want to eat out three or four times a week…at the same time, they don’t necessarily want all the hubbub.

  3. Former President Bill Clinton:

    The truth is, the hubbub was I got hot under the collar because of the way the questions were asked. And I think what was lost were the two points that I made that are important to me, the suggestion was that I never apologized for what caused all the trouble for me 20 years ago.

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