Definition of rammy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈrami

noun (plural rammies)

  • A quarrel or brawl: they started a rammy at the taxi rank ‘Keep the rammy doon, I’m trying to kip.’
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    • That was about right for a man who likes settling scores, albeit these days with goals rather than rammies.
    • This precipitated an almighty rammy in which no fewer than 15 players turned a football match into a pushing match.
    • In this vein, at least the subsequent rammy injected some life.


1930s: perhaps from Scots rammle 'row, uproar', variant of ramble.

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