Pronunciation: (fus),[key] —n. 1. an excessive display of anxious attention or activity; needless or useless bustle: They made a fuss over the new baby. 2. an argument or noisy dispute: They had a fuss about who should wash dishes. 3. a complaint or protest, esp. about something relatively unimportant.
—v.i. 1. to make a fuss; make much ado about trifles: You'll never finish the job if you fuss over details. 2. to complain esp. about something relatively unimportant.
—v.t. to disturb, esp. with trifles; annoy; bother.