hallabaloo

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Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hallabaloo

  1. (colloquial) hullabaloo; uproar.
    1. a very noisy and chaotic situation.
    2. a feeling of anger or arousal in the general population
  2. (slang, rare) hi, howdy

Synonyms[edit]

  • kalabalik (1.1) (a situation on the verge of getting out of control; also: about e.g. playing and shouting children)
  • liv (1.1) (familiar; somewhat milder than kalabalik)
  • uppståndelse (1.1, 1.2) (formal: the typical word to be heard on the news)
  • folkstorm (1.2) (in tabloid papers)
  • protest (1.2) (very formal, to be found in environments of bureaucracy)