noun. the act of making a noisy disturbance.
verb. cause a disturbance.
- stir up
Example sentences of the word rumpus
1. Noun, singular or mass
It’s clear that "rumpus" is a wild word, which sets up an important question: why on earth would you want a space devoted to one inside your house?
The first use of "rumpus room" dates to the late 1930s, which also happens to be a pivotal moment in the way kids play.