Word of the Day

Posted: February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized
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Rumpus

rum·pus

[ruhm-puhs]

noun, plural rum·pus·es.

1.

a noisy or violent disturbance; commotion; uproar: There was a terrible rumpus going on upstairs.
2.

a heated controversy: a rumpus over the school-bond issue.
Origin: 
1755–65;  origin uncertain
 Taken from Dictionary.com – http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/rumpus
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