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hurly-burly

noun [U] uk   /ˈhɜː.liˌbɜː.li/  us   /ˈhɝː.liˌbɜːr-/
noisy activity: We got tired of the hurly-burly of city life, so we moved to the country.
Translations of “hurly-burly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 喧鬧,喧囂…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喧闹,喧嚣…
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