adjective, un·ru·li·er, un·ru·li·est.
Origin of unruly
Examples from the Web for unruliness
And they thought that there were almost as many more that could not be served, through their unruliness.The Law of Civilization and Decay|Brooks Adams
They are distinguished by their unruliness, their talkativeness, their lack of attention, and sometimes their wickedness.Mentally Defective Children|Alfred Binet
It has the tartness, the briskness, the unruliness of spring, and the aroma and intensity of summer.Locusts and Wild Honey|John Burroughs
A spirit of unruliness diffused itself among us and, under its influence, differences of culture and constitution were waived.Dubliners|James Joyce
The most unreasonable things in the world become most reasonable, because of the unruliness of men.Pascal's Penses|Blaise Pascal