As nouns the difference between shandy and shindy
is that shandy
is (uncountable) a drink made by mixing beer and lemonade while shindy
is a shindig.
(uncountable) A drink made by mixing beer and lemonade.
(countable) A glass of this drink.
* hand shandy
* rock shandy
* black and tan
* 1939 , John Boynton Priestley, Let the People Sing
(slang) An uproar or disturbance; a spree; a row; a riot.
- "Well, from what I hear," Dr. Buckie went on, complacently, "there'll be more shindies . So look out!"
(US, dialect, dated) A fancy or liking.