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Definition of fuss:

  1. A tumult; a bustle; unnecessary or annoying ado about trifles.
  2. One who is unduly anxious about trifles.
  3. To be overbusy or unduly anxious about trifles; to make a bustle or ado.


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Usage examples:

  • What a fuss to make over a dead cat.

    - "Know Thy Neighbor", Elisabeth R. Lewis.
  • She made no fuss.

    - "The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns", Arnold Bennett.
  • But Rosco's fuss- rate at 'splainin' of 'em.

    - "The Madman and the Pirate", R.M. Ballantyne.