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English definition of “uproar”

uproar

noun [S or U]     /ˈʌp.rɔːr/ US  /-rɔːr/
a situation in which a lot of people complain about something angrily or make a lot of noise : The book caused an uproar in France. The whole hall was in uproar after the announcement .Noise and noisy
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