bandy about

variants: less commonly

bandy around

Definition of bandy about

  1. :  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

  1. :  to bat (something, such 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

    :  exchange

  1. :  a game similar to hockey and believed to be its prototype

  1. :  bowed

    :  bowlegged

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