Part of speech:
Characterized by violent motion; turbulent:
Rough and stormy; violent:
Not acting in an orderly way, as the functions of the body or mind.
(Brit., Slang) A hoodlum or lout
An unscrupulous, dishonest person; a scoundrel.
Inclined or disposed to peace; peaceable:
A hoodlum, esp. a young one
The definition of a ruffian is a tough or rowdy person.
The definition of a hood is slang for a neighborhood.
A worker on an oil drilling rig, esp. a member of the crew which feeds pipe into the well
Difficult to keep in place or in order:
The definition of a bully is someone who is mean to others and who throws his weight around.
A style, originating among fans of punk rock, characterized by motley clothes, oddly clipped hair, etc.
A wilderness or wasteland
Characterized by self-restraint; reserved:
The definition of calm is someone or something who is peaceful and free from stress or worries.
Mild; calm; gentle; not violent
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
Boisterous and disorderly:
A wild, lawless person, often a member of a gang of criminals
Causing, inciting or taking part in a riot
Upsetting civil order or peace
A tough person; ruffian
Find another word for rowdy. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for rowdy, like: noisy, rough, boisterous, disorderly, yob, rascal, peaceful, hooligan, yobbo, roisterer and brawler.