Definition of bandy about
: to discuss or mention (something) in a casual or informal way The candidate hasn't chosen a running mate yet, but some names have been bandied about.
Word by Word Definitions
: to bat (as a tennis ball) to and fro
: to toss from side to side or pass about from one to another often in a careless or inappropriate manner
: a game similar to hockey and believed to be its prototype
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