Definition of "rowdy" []

  • A rough, disorderly person. (noun)
  • Disorderly; rough: rowdy teenagers; a rowdy beer party. (adjective)
  • Tending to create noisy disturbances; rough, loud, or disorderly (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A person who behaves in a rough disorderly fashion (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "rowdy" in a sentence
  • "In fact, he's apologized for what he calls his rowdy, playful behavior, saying it was a mistake."
  • ""Charlie was rowdy from the beginning like he had been drinking prior.""
  • "Only place i've ever seen a tasting room get a little rowdy is Pindar, but that's because it's so damn big it's more like a bar."