noun, plural hullabaloos.
a clamorous noise or disturbance; uproar.

1750–60; apparently variant of haloobaloo, rhyming compound based on Scots baloo lullaby Unabridged
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hullabaloo or hullaballoo (ˌhʌləbəˈluː)
n , pl -loos
loud confused noise, esp of protest; commotion
[C18: perhaps from interjection hallo + Scottish baloo lullaby]
hullaballoo or hullaballoo
[C18: perhaps from interjection hallo + Scottish baloo lullaby]

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Word Origin & History

1762, hollo-ballo "uproar," chiefly in northern England and Scot., perhaps a rhyming reduplication of hollo (see hello).
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Example sentences
All of this hullabaloo can't disguise the fact that service at the counter is
  spotty, at best.
All the hullabaloo for over half a decade, and it ends with a whimper.
The whole thing takes about two and a half hours to navigate but is well worth
  all the necessary hullabaloo.
In which case, the current hullabaloo should not matter.
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