fuss - definition and synonyms

noun [singular/uncountable] 

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  1. a lot of unnecessary worry or excitement about something

    What is all the fuss about?

    We got everything done with a minimum of fuss.

    make/kick up a fuss:

    Stop making such a fuss!

    fuss about/over:

    a lot of fuss over the new technology

    a fuss about nothing:

    If you ask me, it’s a fuss about nothing.