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hubbub

hub·bub

hubbub

pronunciation:
huh buhb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a confusing mix of loud sounds, esp. voices; uproar.
synonyms:
clamor, commotion, din, hullabaloo, pandemonium, racket, tumult, uproar
antonyms:
still
similar words:
noise, ruckus
definition 2: the confused activity of a loud, disorderly place; turmoil.
synonyms:
bedlam, melee, pandemonium, turmoil
similar words:
bustle, chaos, commotion, confusion, mess, noise, stir