Tohubohu
Tohubohu To"hu*bo"hu (t[=o]"h[=oo]-b[=o]"h[=oo]), n. [F. tohu-bohu, fr. Heb. toh[=u] wa boh[=u] without form and void (--Gen. i. 2).] Chaos; confusion. [Rare] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

Was ever such a tohubohu of people as there assembles? --Thackeray. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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  • tohubohu — ⇒TOHU( )BOHU, (TOHUBOHU, TOHU BOHU), subst. masc. A. Chaos originel, état initial de la terre. Le tohu bohu symbolise, à l origine, une situation absolument anarchique (Symboles 1969). B. Souvent fam. Grand désordre, agitation confuse. Synon.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • tohubohu — |tōˌhü|bōˌhü noun ( s) Etymology: Hebrew tōhū wā bhōhū without form and void, from tōhū formlessness, confusion + bōhū emptiness : chaos, confusion bringing order out of the tohubohu of human relations Walter Lippmann …   Useful english dictionary

  • tohubohu — /toh hooh boh hooh/, n. chaos; disorder; confusion. [1605 15; < Heb tohu wa bhohu] * * * …   Universalium

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