tousy

tousy

(ˈtaʊzɪ)
adj, -sier or -siest
Scot tousled or unkempt
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1 Jim Chapman slammed his Annan side for losing the plot in a tousy clash that saw two men sent off.
The Jambos full-back is convinced Ally McCoist's men deliberately went out to hurt the home players during last weekend's tousy Tynecastle clash.
But lately, Tousy feels that a puerile version of romance has started to dominate popular lyrics and music.
I thought the game was getting quite tousy and the way it had gone it was possible the ref might have evened things up with a second red.
Even then, the gaffe need not have been fatal with Hearts finding it difficult to create more chances in a tousy match which saw referee Charlie Richmond flash 10 yellow cards all over the pitch - two of them, plus a red, going to Hearts Saulius Mikoliunas who walked just before the hour.
It was a tousy affair with more flashpoints than scoring chances in an action-packed SPL clash.
2] TOUSY (dishevelled) = OU (a honeycreeper bird) + STY
Thistle's captain was sent off for his last–man foul as the Tangerines triumphed to move to within just one point of league leaders Hamilton, despite being far from their best in this tousy Tannadice affair.
In a tousy game both goal-keeping coaches were sent off after a touchline bust-up.
Alex McLeish's men topped the table of shame in the group stages and the bad boys lived up to their tousy tag again in the last 16.
The game became a little tousy in the closing stages with a flurry of bookings for Rangers Stevie Smith, Malcolm and Boyd along with the hosts' Hammell and sub Kevin McBride to add to the earlier caution dealt out to Thomas B uffel.
It's a measure of how one-way things were that what is usually a tousy tussle of a fixture ended with Johansson the only yellow card.