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bantering

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

marked by or expressive of mild or good-natured teasing
  • the gently bantering tone of the couple's conversation

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bantering

verb
present participle of banter

Synonyms of bantering (Entry 2 of 2)

to make jokes
  • the teacher bantered pleasantly, albeit a bit awkwardly, with the students at the school dance

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“Bantering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bantering. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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