noun, plural shin·dies. Informal.
Words nearby shindy
Origin of shindy
Examples from the Web for shindy
Then we had a shindy, and scared the dogs cold—bagged a few, but I guess nobody croaked—anyhow, none of our crowd.The Second Latchkey|Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
Then he took an excursion into our grandfathers and grandmothers, and at last came back to the present generation and the shindy.The Dodd Family Abroad, Vol. I.(of II)|Charles James Lever
The atmosphere of this place is getting beastly, just like the common room on the day when the shindy was.The Hero of Garside School|J. Harwood Panting
Murmuring something about the Committee of Inspection, "kicking up a shindy" the urchin withdrew.
Ariadne and I were there as Georges hansom drove up and he got out and began a shindy with the cabman.The Celebrity at Home|Violet Hunt