American English

Definition of fuss verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they fuss
    he / she / it fusses
    past simple fussed
    -ing form fussing
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  1. 1[intransitive] fuss (about something) to worry about things that are not very important Don't fuss, mom, everything is all right.
  2. 2[intransitive] to show that you are annoyed or not happy A bored baby is more likely to fuss and cry.
  3. Phrasal Verbsfuss over somebodyfuss with something
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: fuss