Thesaurus / to-do

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

He would not sit down, he stamped and made such a to-do that at last they let him have his own way.

Wood MagicRichard Jefferies

An' this to-do ain't so much about me as about you, Isr'el Tenney, because you're makin' a fool o' yourself.

Old CrowAlice Brown

There were heads of people moving on the porch and in the court, and the yard was all a-bustle and to-do.

Master SkylarkJohn Bennett

I sure am glad this to-do is all over, and that child is safe.

Seven Keys to BaldpateEarl Derr Biggers

But to the ears of Miguel Alvarado the wind had borne sound of the to-do raised by an approaching horse.

The Wolf CubPatrick Casey

It ain't Mr. and Mrs. Scherman, and those two little children,—or two and a half,—that makes all the to-do.

The Other GirlsMrs. A. D. T. Whitney

Emma Torrance flings open the door grandly, and we learn what all the to-do is about.

Echoes of the WarJ. M. Barrie

Was there ever such a to-do as that woman Lola Montez is kicking up?

Records of Later LifeFrances Ann Kemble

Vatteville made no to-do, but at once drew a pistol, shot the prior dead, and effected his escape.

Don't it seem perfectly ridiculous that when you want to shake a man you can't just shake him, without all this to-do?'

The PreliminariesCornelia A. P. Comer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.