noun, plural row·dies.
adjective, row·di·er, row·di·est.
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Origin of rowdy
OTHER WORDS FROM rowdyrow·di·ly, adverbrow·di·ness, nounun·row·dy, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for rowdy
It’s fast, rowdy, and full of crashes—cycling’s version of Nascar.
Most popular park lookouts can turn into a rowdy mess of selfie sticks and toddler wrangling, but this one felt different.Otherworldly Adventure at Crater Lake National Park|Emily Pennington|March 24, 2021|Outside Online
The Republican Governor once demanded an apology from a rival athletic director who criticized Staley after a rowdy game at Columbia’s Colonial Life Arena.Dawn Staley, another title in sight, won’t stop speaking out: ‘I can’t not do it’|Candace Buckner|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
The full wood core adds consistent flex and keeps it from getting rowdy in the chop.
By silent institutional capture, rather than rowdy marches on legislatures.Save the Sarcasm for Other Democracies. America Is Fine|Debasish Roy Chowdhury|January 11, 2021|Time
The sixth-season premiere of the rowdy, take-no-prisoners sitcom opens with a bang—literally.The MVPs of Sleaze Are Back: FXX's 'The League' Ups the Degenerate Ante|Emily Shire|September 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The commissioner soon quieted the two rowdy men in the next car.
The “tents” are semi-permanent buildings holding anywhere from 5,000-9,000 rowdy drinkers.
On the afternoon of December 7, 1941, Senator Nye addressed several thousand rowdy people at a Pittsburgh America First rally.The Revolution of 1940: America’s Fight Over Entering World War II|Marc Wortman|June 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And a few months later, Brown reportedly was kicked out of his Miami condo for hosting a string of rowdy late-night parties.Chris Brown Reportedly Fights Frank Ocean, Is Still the Worst|Marlow Stern|January 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A rowdy gang of full five hundred armed mutineers marched up and hustled the mob right and left as they forced a way to the gate.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
They were undeniably rowdy and turbulent, however; quarrelling among themselves almost as much as they did with the Kurds!The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
He had drugged himself steadfastly to be rowdy and here was a lady who talked about Latin and right angles.The Boy Grew Older|Heywood Broun
Another gentleman going to be killed for the sake of these rowdy swine at home!Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
He stopped for an instant to absorb the rowdy racket from the taproom.The Ghost Breaker|Charles Goddard