An excited state of agitation (synset 114427176)
"he was in a dither"; "there was a terrible flap about the theft"hypernym: agitation - a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance
An angry disturbance (synset 107387165)
"he didn't want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother"
- A quarrel about petty points (synset 107199395)
- A rapid active commotion (synset 100556175)
Worry unnecessarily or excessively (synset 201797944)
"don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now"hypernym: worry - be worried, concerned, anxious, troubled, or uneasy
Care for like a mother (synset 202556213)
"She fusses over her husband"
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