- to lose weight by practicing Bantingism.
Origin of bant
Related Words for banttrim, lower, cut, dwindle, shorten, lessen, pare, slash, diminish, curtail, weaken, shave, dilute, clip, abridge, slim, impair, impoverish, depress, debase
Examples from the Web for bant
Historical Examples of bant
And I can stand it,' says I, 'I'd rather batten than bant any day.'The Gentle Grafter
Banting, bant′ing, n. a system of diet for reducing superfluous fat.
Every rich Bant keeps his kambla field consecrated to buffalo-racing, and his pair of racing buffaloes, costing from Rs.
Fines inflicted by the Bant caste council are, I am informed, spent in the celebration of a temple festival.
The foregoing account shows that the Bant marriage is a good deal more than concubinage.
- strength or springiness of material