A noisy and overexcited reaction or response to something: the brouhaha over those infamous commercials [mass noun]: all that election brouhaha
More example sentences
- At first I thought Steve had conjured up the entire brouhaha to drum up publicity, but no.
- Amid all the election brouhaha over here, it's easy to miss Jennifer Lopez's bid for power stateside.
- Speaking of storms, what a brouhaha at work today.
Late 19th century: from French, probably imitative.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: brou|haha
Definition of brouhaha in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.