1. a blunder, a mistake.
2. a brawl, a quarrel.
3. a serious complaint, an objection.
4. a problem.
[1950s+] (Aus.) to make a fuss, to create a disturbance.
[1950s+] to make a fuss, to raise an issue.
[1970s+] (N.Z.) to start a fight.
[1930s+] (Aus.) to get into trouble.
[1990s+] to take the blame, to suffer punishment.