An example of a kerfuffle is rushing around to find important papers before a big presentation.
There was a minor kerfuffle as the kids tried to find their way out.
I do not expect the current kerfuffle to be much shorter.
He was jerked out of his reverie by a sudden kerfuffle on the far side of the nearest trees.
kerfuffle over the so-called Origami project, a rumored portable media and computing device supposedly about to be revealed by Microsof.. .
Unsurprisingly, this caused a kerfuffle in the church!