Meaning of “brouhaha” in the English Dictionary

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"brouhaha" in British English

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brouhahanoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbruː.hɑː.hɑː/ us /ˈbruː.hɑː.hɑː/ old-fashioned informal

(Definition of “brouhaha” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"brouhaha" in American English

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brouhahanoun [ U ]

us /ˈbruˌhɑˌhɑ/

a situation that causes upset, anger, or confusion:

There was a big brouhaha when the town council decided to close the park.

(Definition of “brouhaha” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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