GRE Word List

HUBBUB

confused uproar; loud noise; din

The meaning of the word hubbub is confused uproar; loud noise; din.

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WordMeaning
balkstop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
supererogatorysuperfluous; more than needed or demanded
expostulationprotest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
hindmostfurthest behind; farthest to the rear
indefatigabletireless; untiring; showing no sign of getting tired
ostensibleapparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
husbanduse sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder
serenitycalmness; placidity; ADJ. serene
interregnumperiod between two successive reigns or governments
aspersionslanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on