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rowdyism

[rou-dee-iz-uh m] /ˈraʊ diˌɪz əm/
noun
1.
rough, disorderly behavior.
Origin of rowdyism
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism; rowdy + -ism
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British Dictionary definitions for rowdyism

rowdyism

/ˈraʊdɪɪzəm/
noun
1.
rowdy behaviour or tendencies or a habitual pattern of rowdy behaviour: the problem of rowdyism at football matches
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