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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disturbance, disruption, commotion, flutter, hurly burly, to-do, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, kerfuffle(noun)

    a disorderly outburst or tumult

    "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"


  1. kerfuffle(Noun)

    A disorderly outburst, disturbance, commotion or tumult.

  2. Origin: Probably from curfuffle, equivalent to , or related to cior thual. Similar to modern cythrwfl


  1. Kerfuffle

    Kerfuffle were a four-piece English folk band, originally formed in 2001 around the East Midlands and South Yorkshire regions of the UK, initially comprising Hannah James, Sam Sweeney, Chris Thornton-Smith and Tom Sweeney. Thornton-Smith was replaced by Jamie Roberts in 2007. Kerfuffle disbanded in August 2010. The word kerfuffle is originally from Scots carfuffle meaning disturbance, commotion, or fuss.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kerfuffle in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kerfuffle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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