Related to Rufflement: ruffling feathers


n.1.The act of ruffling.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Whatever else Eliot effected by these poems, he ruffled people, and there is something missing from any criticism which comes across as entirely unruffled, as if rufflement was for other people" (7).