how to pronounce hullabaloo


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hullabaloo is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of hullabaloo in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… magazine called hullabaloo nobody knew …”

meanings of hullabaloo


  1. A clamour, a commotion; a fuss or uproar.


  1. To make a commotion or uproar.

hullabaloo frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hullabaloo occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hullabaloo can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hullabaloo can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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