Pronunciation of Bandying
/bˈandɪɪŋ/, /bˈandɪɪŋ/, /b_ˈa_n_d_ɪ__ɪ_ŋ/
Antonyms for Bandying:
collect, give up, keep silent, gather, continue, comply, stop, dissuade, prove, discourage, keep quiet, slow, explain, let go, go along, receive, abstain, agree, release, keep, aid, disconnect, ignore, pull, refuse, remain, leave alone, maintain, assist, support, precede, repress, surrender, help, yield, hold, deny, overlook, make peace, concur, stay, retreat, catch, harmonize, endorse, give in, forget.
Synonyms for Bandying:
altercate, bandy, battle, bicker, break with, buck, contend, cross, disagree, dispute, feud, hammer, hash, hash over, hassle, jump, jump on, pettifog, quarrel, quibble, rehash, row, sass, squabble, wrangle, face off, gang up on, hammer away, talk back, face down, knock around, cross swords, lock horns, bump heads, get in one's face, go one on one, have at each other, have at it, mix it up, pick an argument, put up a fight, put up a struggle, set to, sock it to, stick it to.
attempt, bid, challenge, clash, collide, contest, cope with, emulate, encounter, essay, face, fence, fight, go after, go for, grapple, joust, oppose, play, rival, run for, spar, strive, struggle, take on, take part, tilt, try, tussle, vie, wrestle, go for broke, be in the running, participate in, go for the gold, jockey for position, match strength, match wits, pit oneself against, scramble for, seek prize, in the hunt.
agitate, answer, canvass, cogitate, confab, confute, consider, controvert, deliberate, demonstrate, differ, disprove, kick around, moot, prove, question, reason, rebut, refute, thrash out, Discept, chew the fat, toss around, hammer away at, pick a bone, put up argument, talk game.
alternate, bargain, barter, cash in, castle, change, change hands, commute, correspond, displace, flip-flop, hook up, interchange, invert, link up, market, network, pay back, rearrange, reciprocate, replace, reverse, revise, seesaw, shift, shuffle, shuttle, substitute, swap, switch, traffic, transact, transfer, transpose, truck, turn the tables, horse trade, give and take, deal in, go over to, return the compliment, buy and sell, contact with, convert into, pass to, swap horses.
barrage, bombard, bunt, butt, cant, cast, catapult, chuck, dash, deliver, discharge, dislodge, drive, fell, fire, flick, fling, fling off, flip, floor, force, heave, hurl, impel, lapidate, launch, let fly, let go, lift, lob, overturn, overwhelm, peg, pellet, pelt, pepper, pitch, precipitate, project, push, put, scatter, send, shove, shower, shy, sling, splatter, spray, sprinkle, start, stone, strew, thrust, toss, tumble, unhorse, unseat, upset, volley, waft.
Usage examples for Bandying:
- " This is foolish bandying of menaces," said the captain, warmly. - "The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas", James Fenimore Cooper.
- Unconscious of the compliments which his affectionate pupils were bandying from one to the other, Mr. Fletcher returned to his wife, seated in the parlour. - "A Hero of Romance", Richard Marsh.
- An ox is a hard- working, honest, and useful kind of beast; but there's no use bandying words, I said. - "The Mistress of Bonaventure", Harold Bindloss.
- " I'm not in the habit of giving explanations to subordinates, or of bandying words with them," replied the man, in a clear, rather high- pitched but very determined voice. - "The Flying Legion", George Allan England.