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uproar

noun [S or U] uk   /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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