all of a doodah

all of a doodah

In a distressed, excited, or perturbed state. I've been all of a doodah because we've had no electricity at the house all weekend.
See also: all, of

all of a doodah

very agitated or excited. informal
The nonsense word doodah is the refrain of the song ‘Camptown Races’, originally sung by slaves on American plantations.
See also: all, of