ruckus » raucous
Spotted in the wild:
- “The [Price] building caused quite a raucous when it was built in 1929….” (AAA Tour Book for the Atlantic Provinces & Quebe)
- “Bring in a broken stapler and make a raucous when it doesn’t seem to work.” (link)
- “Because of their team oriented play, they never create a big raucous, they just win.” (link)
Analyzed or reported by:
- Phil Cleary (ADS-L, 9 August 2007)
The AAA Tour Book quote was from Cleary.
Ruckuses are raucous, so the replacement makes some sense.