verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of fuss
OTHER WORDS FROM fussfusser, nounun·fussed, adjectiveun·fuss·ing, adjective
Words nearby fuss
Example sentences from the Web for fuss
Patrick Henry’s cheer situation highlights the pressure some parents have felt to keep their kids involved in youth sports during the pandemic – and to not raise a fuss or ask if they meet local health and safety orders.School Sports Became ‘Clubs’ Amid the Pandemic – Now Two Coaches Are Out|Ashly McGlone|September 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
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Combined with its container that holds up to 17 spent capsules at a time, this machine is fine-tuned for maximum efficiency with minimal fuss.
If Gloria and Lawson-Remer both win, Ikhrata opponents on the board could raise a fuss, but couldn’t hope to defeat his plan.
In other words, despite the slew of advertisers that made a fuss about pulling their ads, Facebook’s ad business will continue to thrive — even as some of its biggest advertisers keep away.
Now, with the publication of ‘Loitering,’ the uninitiated can discover what all the fuss is about.Charles D’Ambrosio’s X-Ray Vision Is On Full Display In His New Essay Collection.|Steve Almond|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The jacket and gloves were a precaution in the event the eaglet panicked, but there was little fuss as he tossed the net over her.
After what one cop called “a heck of a fuss,” they finally managed to print her.
Others have argued that he was never really that great, and the sports world has made a big fuss over nothing.The Captain’s Log: Derek Jeter’s Lady-Killing Past, From ‘Yeah, Jeets!’ to Gift Baskets|Emily Shire|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She knew how to cause a fuss, how to become the center of media attention.
I'm getting rather bored, you know, Georgie, with the fuss people make in town.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
I knowed, a-course, that I could go kick up a fuss when Simpson stopped by his office on his trip back from Goldstone.Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher|Eleanor Gates
"Better stop making a fuss, first off," growled another masculine voice, and again Betty giggled nervously.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
Sure, when you come to think of it, a king is no more than any other man, only for all the fuss that does be made about him.The Whale and the Grasshopper|Seumas O'Brien
I remember the fuss they made about it in the society papers—fulsome, sickenin' sort of hog-wash they wrote.A Butterfly on the Wheel|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
British Dictionary definitions for fuss
Derived forms of fussfusser, noun
Word Origin for fuss
Idioms and Phrases with fuss
In addition to the idiom beginning with fuss
- fuss and feathers
- kick up a fuss
- make a fuss