bandy words

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of bandy words

old-fashioned
:to say angry words in an argument :to argue
  • I don't want to bandy words with you.

Word by Word Definitions

bandy play
  1. : to bat (something, such as a tennis ball) to and fro

  2. : to toss from side to side or pass about from one to another often in a careless or inappropriate manner

  3. : exchange

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

  1. : bowed

  2. : bowlegged

word play words
  1. : a speech sound or series of speech sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning usually without being divisible into smaller units capable of independent use

  2. : the entire set of linguistic forms produced by combining a single base with various inflectional elements without change in the part of speech elements

  3. : a written or printed character or combination of characters representing a spoken word

  1. : to express in words : phrase

  2. : speak


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