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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A large and noisy party of people.

Usage examples (30)
  • Would an American use the word shindy, which was London street slang for fight or row?
  • Their comrade had stolen off and was already in a "shindy" at the rear of the store.
  • But sweetest of all shindy to which man's ear may list,
  • War — that little shindy of schoolboys with gunpowder? for more
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