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1(person) escandaloso(person) alborotador(person) pendenciero(place) bullicioso(meeting) tumultuosothere were rowdy scenes — hubo desmanes
- When a loud, rowdy group of kids came in, I just kept my head down and ignored them.
- Crowds of rowdy youngsters streaming into Walton from outlying towns and villages are causing a problem.
- Police are preparing to launch a crackdown on rowdy youths in Stratton, Swindon.
- Most of the kids at the school were rowdy and rambunctious, but they knew not to mess with the principal.
- One by one, loud, rowdy girls begin to file in from the halls.
- In 1992, he was arrested after rowdy scenes outside a Nottingham nightclub, but released without charge.
- Since they began their direct action the arson attacks, break-ins and rowdy behaviour of recent weeks has all but stopped.
- I could tell she was making a valiant attempt to join in the rambunctious merrymaking with the rowdy crowd.
- Housing chiefs say such behaviour will not be tolerated, and have warned rowdy tenants that they face eviction.
- Police are also cracking down on rowdy teenagers who have been causing a disturbance at stations in the area.
- Every so often the Royal Marines let off smoke grenades to disperse the increasingly rowdy crowd.
- Taxi drivers could reduce the chance of being assaulted by installing a protective shield to separate them from rowdy passengers.
- In Billericay, police were called to move on a crowd of more than 50 rowdy supporters after they spilled on to the High Street, but no arrests were made.
- Police now have more powers than ever to crack down on boozy rowdy behaviour.
- Problems started a year ago with youngsters being rowdy and lighting fires, he said.
- The famous sailor dance mimicked the movement of drunk, rowdy crewmen.
- Residents using the shops have complained about the group's rowdy behaviour and businesses say they are losing customers.
- Certainly from the reports so far, it seems as though guards based in the city centre had not been given the training to deal with a rowdy crowd.
- Over the years, December 31 has become synonymous with drunken and rowdy behaviour in public.
- Be especially aware of late night, rowdy discussions around the campfire, or yelling and shouting.
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