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bandy

verb

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to talk about (an issue) usually from various points of view and for the purpose of arriving at a decision or opinion
  • bandied around the idea of going out to dinner for their anniversary

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The first known use of bandy was in 1577

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“Bandy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bandy. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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