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carfuffle

/kəˈfʌfəl/
noun
1.
(informal, mainly Brit) a variant spelling of kerfuffle
Word Origin
C20: of unknown origin

kerfuffle

/kəˈfʌfəl/
noun
1.
(informal, mainly Brit) commotion; disorder; agitation
verb
2.
(transitive) (Scot) to put into disorder or disarray; ruffle or disarrange
Word Origin
from Scottish curfuffle, carfuffle, from Scottish Gaelic car twist, turn + fuffle to disarrange
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