shindy

noun
shin·​dy | \ ˈshin-dē How to pronounce shindy (audio) \
plural shindys or shindies

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Examples of shindy in a Sentence

the prime minister created a brief shindy with his unexpected appearance

First Known Use of shindy

1814, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for shindy

probably alteration of shinny entry 1

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“Shindy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shindy. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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