- to speak to or tease lightly or jokingly
- light, teasing, or joking language or repartee
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbæntər/USA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbæntɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ban′tər)
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ban•ter /ˈbæntɚ/USA pronunciation n.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
v. [no object]
ban•ter (ban′tər),USA pronunciation n.
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banter /ˈbæntə/ vb
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