A*do" (#), (1) v. inf., (2) n. [OE. at do, northern form for to do. Cf. Affair.]


To do; in doing; as, there is nothing.

"What is here ado?"

J. Newton.


Doing; trouble; difficulty; troublesome business; fuss; bustle; as, to make a great ado about trifles.

With much ado, he partly kept awake. Dryden.

Let's follow to see the end of this ado. Shak.


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