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Synonyms for fuss
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dither, pother, fuss, tizzy, flap(noun)

    an excited state of agitation

    "he was in a dither"; "there was a terrible flap about the theft"

    Synonyms:
    fluttering, flapping, squabble, dither, pettifoggery, hustle, flap, bicker, flutter, tiff, hassle, stir, flurry, bother, ado, tizzy, bustle, pother, trouble, spat, flaps, bickering

  2. fuss, trouble, bother, hassle(noun)

    an angry disturbance

    "he didn't want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother"

    Synonyms:
    pain in the ass, problem, squabble, dither, pettifoggery, hustle, botheration, flap, bicker, tiff, difficulty, hassle, stir, flurry, dogfight, rough-and-tumble, bother, ado, infliction, tizzy, pain, bustle, pother, trouble, spat, annoyance, worry, scuffle, bickering, pain in the neck, tussle

  3. bicker, bickering, spat, tiff, squabble, pettifoggery, fuss(noun)

    a quarrel about petty points

    Synonyms:
    squabble, dither, pettifoggery, hustle, flap, bicker, tiff, hassle, stir, flurry, bother, ado, tizzy, bustle, pother, gaiter, trouble, spat, bickering

  4. bustle, hustle, flurry, ado, fuss, stir(verb)

    a rapid active commotion

    Synonyms:
    confidence game, bunco, snow flurry, tizzy, dither, bickering, hustle, squabble, flap, bicker, bunko, confidence trick, spat, tiff, hassle, stir, flurry, bunko game, con game, gyp, ado, pettifoggery, pother, bustle, bunco game, trouble, con, sting, splash, flimflam, bother

  5. fuss, niggle, fret(verb)

    worry unnecessarily or excessively

    "don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now"

    Synonyms:
    squabble, fret, rankle, pettifog, gag, quibble, mother, chafe, erode, eat into, brabble, eat away, scratch, bicker, grate, gall, choke, niggle, overprotect, fray, rub

  6. mother, fuss, overprotect(verb)

    care for like a mother

    "She fusses over her husband"

    Synonyms:
    get, overprotect, father, niggle, fret, mother, sire, bring forth, beget, engender, generate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fuss

    Synonyms:
    stir, excitement, tumult, worry, ado, bustle, flurry, fidget

    Antonyms:
    quiet, peace, sedateness, tranquillity, composure, calm

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fuss(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] ado, bustle, fidget, hurry, worry, flurry, stir, excitement, agitation, PUCKER, much ado about trifles, or about nothing

  2. fuss(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] bustle, be in a fidget, be in a stew, be in a pucker, make much ado about trifles or about nothing

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    uproar, noise, racket, scandal, commotion, agitation, ado

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Translations for fuss

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • cridòria, gatzara, brogit, rebombori, aldarullCatalan, Valencian
  • ffwdanWelsh
  • Wirbel, Aufstand, LärmGerman
  • σαματάς, ανησυχώ, χαϊδεύω, φασαρία, αναταραχή, αναστάτωση, αναμπουμπούλα, πειράζωGreek
  • escándalo, fandango, jaleoSpanish
  • touhu, hössöttää, helliä, hämminki, touhotus, metakka, tohina, touhuta, tohista, silitellä, ihastelu, hössötys, touhottaa, hiplata, meteli, hellitellä, touhuaminen, vouhotusFinnish
  • tapageFrench
  • entusiasmo, chiasso, confusione, seccare, rumore, scocciare, affannarsi, baccano, agitarsi, daffare, scalmanarsi, scalpore, trambustoItalian
  • utiuti, kōamuamu, amuamuMāori
  • reclamação, confusão, auê, barulho, fuzuê, bagunça, rebuliçoPortuguese
  • fâțâi, freamăt, agita, entuziasm, zgomot, frământare, gălăgie, indispoziție, foi, agitație, frământaRomanian
  • суматоха, суета, суетитьсяRussian
  • yaygara, telaş, velveleTurkish
  • 小題大作Chinese

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