"pother" in the noun sense
1. dither, pother, fuss, tizzy, flap
an excited state of agitation
"he was in a dither"
"there was a terrible flap about the theft"
"pother" in the verb sense
make upset or troubled
2. dither, flap, pother
make a fuss be agitated
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