Meaning of BANDY in English

BANDY

I. adjective

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

His two drivers are bandy , bleach-blond Dan Runte and tall, woolly haired Eric Meagher.

I had a boss-eye and buck-teeth and bandy legs ... but my mummy loved me.

II. verb

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A price of £10,000 has been bandied about.

Estimates ranging from ten thousand to thirty thousand were bandied about.

For years people have bandied about the idea of supplementing the Pusch Ridge herd with sheep brought in from elsewhere.

It is about 100m, though the figure of 200m is often bandied about.

We can not bandy words with Nature, or deal with her as we deal with persons.

Yet, as was suggested earlier in this section, new ideas were being bandied about.

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