Translation of kerfuffle in Spanish:

kerfuffle

escándalo, n.

Pronunciation: /kəˈfʌf(ə)l//kərˈfəfəl/

noun

British
informal

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    escándalo masculine
    jaleo masculine informal
    follón masculine Spain informal
    • The latest kerfuffle is likely to end the same way.
    • The political kerfuffle surrounding the latest rate increase has reminded me of something I read earlier in the month.
    • Just as I was wiping up the last of the egg from my plate there was a general kerfuffle, with people rushing into the supermarket for shelter from a torrential downpour.
    • I can't think of any show I've ever been involved in that had such a kerfuffle around it.
    • No less than 3 people stopped by my car to see what the kerfuffle was all about and I had to explain to them that I was not, in fact, totally bonkers, but that I had a bee in my car and he wasn't getting out.
    • And yet what a kerfuffle is going on right now because of that awards night!
    • In fact, it was another 24 hours before they realised what an international kerfuffle the incident had caused, as the reaction around them in Bali itself was as if nothing much had happened.
    • Ironically, every Collingwood Social Club member who wanted a ticket ended up with one, so the kerfuffle was over a matter of principle.
    • It caused a diplomatic kerfuffle so he can't have forgotten about it.
    • There was a bit of a kerfuffle because he couldn't find his ticket before he got on the plane.
    • This kerfuffle is a distraction from the debate that we should be having.
    • I think all of the controversy and the congressional kerfuffle about this actually strengthens Mr. Bolton.
    • The resultant kerfuffle almost overshadowed the fact that they'd released a belter of an album.
    • There was a big kerfuffle when VoIP services first launched as to whether they should be regulated like traditional telcos.
    • Thanks for the nod on the IT assistant job, I know it must be a bit of a bore having to advertise it externally and all the kerfuffle it must cause.
    • It's all part of our ability in this country to get into a kerfuffle over the philosophies of ‘living to work’ and ‘working to live’.
    • Regular readers may remember the kerfuffle over the redesignation of speed cameras as ‘safety’ cameras.