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The dict-ified word of the day is hullabaloo

| source : web1913 | Hullabaloo \Hul`la*ba*loo"\, n. [Perh. a corruption of hurly-burly.] A confused noise; uproar; tumult. [Colloq.] --Thackeray. | source : wn | hullabaloo n : disturbance usually in protest [syn: {agitation}, {excitement}, {turmoil}, {upheaval}] Some Americans might tell you that "the H-word" is also deeply offensive to Canadians what with it being a derogatory term for people from Hull, and all.

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