I was conscious of a bit of the rowdy in my manner, but I seemed powerless to prevent it.
For then was the time that she preferred for her rowdy tricks.
It was renowned for its riots, and was, in fact (to use a slang word) a "rowdy" place.
And in spite of all his efforts, the school was as rowdy as ever.
They have not quite the rowdy actuality of Mr. Tarkington's urchins.