Meaning of “rowdy” in the English Dictionary

"rowdy" in British English

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rowdyadjective

uk /ˈraʊ.di/ us /ˈraʊ.di/ disapproving

noisy and possibly violent:

a rowdy party
rowdy behaviour
rowdily
adverb uk /ˈraʊ.dəl.i/ us /ˈraʊ.dəl.i/
rowdiness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈraʊ.di.nəs/ us /ˈraʊ.di.nəs/
rowdyism
noun [ U ] uk /ˈraʊ.di.ɪ.zəm/ us /ˈraʊ.di.ɪ.zəm/

disgraceful rowdyism in the House of Commons

(Definition of “rowdy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rowdy" in American English

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rowdyadjective

us /ˈrɑʊ·di/

(Definition of “rowdy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)