Nouns (18)

stir, fuss, ado, flurry, hustle, bustle
n. a rapid active commotion
fuss, pettifoggery, squabble, tiff, spat, bickering, bicker
n. a quarrel about petty points
pother, flap, tizzy, fuss, dither
n. an excited state of agitation; "he was in a dither"; "there was a terrible flap about the theft"

Verbs (3)

fret, niggle, fuss
v. worry unnecessarily or excessively; "don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now"

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Fuzzynyms (45)

scurry, scramble, scamper
n. rushing about hastily in an undignified way
abstract thought, logical thinking, reasoning
n. thinking that is coherent and logical
line of reasoning, logical argument, line, argument, argumentation
n. a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning; "I can't follow your line of reasoning"
disagreement
n. the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing
difference of opinion, conflict, difference, dispute
n. a disagreement or argument about something important; "he had a dispute with his wife"; "there were irreconcilable differences"; "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats"
disceptation, arguing, argument, tilt, disputation, contestation, contention, controversy
n. a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement; "they were involved in a violent argument"
katzenjammer, brouhaha, uproar, hubbub
n. loud confused noise from many sources
sudate, perspire, sweat
v. excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin; "Exercise makes one sweat"
dwell, harp
v. come back to; "Don't dwell on the past"; "She is always harping on the same old things"
quibble
v. evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections
chicane, carp, cavil
v. raise trivial objections
nitpick
v. be overly critical; criticize minor details
vex, worry
v. disturb the peace of mind of; afflict with mental agitation or distress; "I cannot sleep--my daughter's health is worrying me"
trouble, upset, disturb
v. move deeply; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought"
distress
v. cause mental pain to; "The news of her child's illness distressed the mother"
fidget
v. move restlessly; "The child is always fidgeting in his seat"

Synonyms (1)

overprotect
v. protect excessively; "Don't overprotect your son--he is an adult now!"

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