Origin of bandy
OTHER WORDS FROM bandyban·di·ness, noun
How to use bandy in a sentence
The efficacy of bandying threats of going to hell met its match in the Civil War.
At the very least, he's been bandying about the ‘r’ word rather frequently.
Then there will be no more quarrelling, no more bandying of disrespectful epithets, no more heart burnings.Is Shakespeare Dead?|Mark Twain
I am not bandying compliments now, but thinking of better things than praises or phrases.A Mortal Antipathy|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
It is a clear injustice to confound such talk as this with a mere bandying of Joe-Millers.America To-day, Observations and Reflections|William Archer
There would be no bandying words between them, no involved explanations, no possibility of any further misunderstanding.Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo|E. Phillips Oppenheim
We females were busy at the needle, while my brother and Pleyel were bandying quotations and syllogisms.Wieland; or The Transformation|Charles Brockden Brown