verb (used with object), ban·died, ban·dy·ing.
noun, plural ban·dies.
Origin of bandy
OTHER WORDS FROM bandyban·di·ness, noun
Words nearby bandy
Example sentences from the Web for bandies
A game played by two persons, with bandies or sticks hooked at the end, and a bit of wood called a nacket.The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland (Vol II of II)|Alice Bertha Gomme
They had a net to catch penguins, a club like to our bandies, and wooden darts.History of the Buccaneers of America|James Burney
Our baggage and bandies were also carried over in them, but the cattle of every kind were obliged to swim.Narrative of the Life and Travels of Serjeant B——|Robert Butler
A dialogue abounding in the passages I have already quoted—a dialogue which bandies 'O you screech-owl!'Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Second Series|John Addington Symonds
It should make an end of the treacly farce which bandies between hopelessly parted colleagues the title 'right hon. friend.'