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By silent institutional capture, rather than rowdy marches on legislatures.
A rowdy gang of full five hundred armed mutineers marched up and hustled the mob right and left as they forced a way to the gate.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
They were undeniably rowdy and turbulent, however; quarrelling among themselves almost as much as they did with the Kurds!
He had drugged himself steadfastly to be rowdy and here was a lady who talked about Latin and right angles.
THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
Another gentleman going to be killed for the sake of these rowdy swine at home!
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
He stopped for an instant to absorb the rowdy racket from the taproom.
THE GHOST BREAKERCHARLES GODDARD
"These people are ruining themselves," said Mrs. John Rowdy to her husband, on receiving the pink note.
A LITTLE DINNER AT TIMMINS'SWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
The same law that keeps peace in a rowdy boarding-house will keep the peace of the world.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
Then there was the drunken rowdy who proposed to raid the "Welshman's" house one dark threatening night—he saw that, too.
Scores of men were gathered around the piano, singing rowdy choruses of the kind loved by our Tommies.

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