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Meaning: a fuss, or a commotion, especially about something that isn't very important

For example:

  • The movie "Last Tango in Paris" caused quite a hoo-ha because of its sexual themes and nudity.

  • Do you remember the hoo-ha after one of Janet Jackson's breasts was "accidentally" shown during a Superbowl half-time performance?

Quick Quiz:

There was a real hoo-ha in the media after a politician was seen
  1. playing golf
  2. eating Korean food
  3. in a strip club with some girls

Discuss: hoo-ha

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