Associations to the word «Fuss»


FUSS, noun. (countable or uncountable) Excessive activity, worry, bother, or talk about something.
FUSS, noun. A complaint or noise.
FUSS, noun. An exhibition of affection or admiration.
FUSS, verb. (intransitive) To be very worried or excited about something, often too much.
FUSS, verb. (intransitive) To fiddle; fidget; wiggle, or adjust; to worry something
FUSS, verb. (intransitive) (especially of babies) To cry or be ill-humoured.
FUSS, verb. (transitive) To show affection for, especially animals.
FUSS, verb. (transitive) To pet.
FUSS OVER, verb. To be overly attentive to someone or something

Dictionary definition

FUSS, noun. An excited state of agitation; "he was in a dither"; "there was a terrible flap about the theft".
FUSS, noun. An angry disturbance; "he didn't want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother".
FUSS, noun. A quarrel about petty points.
FUSS, noun. A rapid active commotion.
FUSS, verb. Worry unnecessarily or excessively; "don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now".
FUSS, verb. Care for like a mother; "She fusses over her husband".

Wise words

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.
Napoleon Hill