Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The stickleback: a name current around Moray Frith, Scotland.

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Examples

  • Which when hee saw, (being very rich and of great power) hee sought to compasse his intent by a contrary course, threatning her with scandall and disgrace to her reputation, and with his associates to bandie against her best friends.

    The Decameron

  • Let H.S. hisse, and his complices quarrell, and all breake their gals, I have a great faction of good writers to bandie with me.

    Shakespeare's Lost Years in London, 1586-1592

  • I have no problem wiff her having the bandie fing fitted ... but DONT lie about it .... will never listen to her in the same way again

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  • Amser hir i wyl, ac mae'n un o'r gorau yn Norwy gyda ryw bymtheg mil o bobl yn mynd draw i weld bandie o Norwy (rhan fwyaf) ond hefyd o amgylch y byd.

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  • Roedd Wilco, Band of Horses, Arctic Monkeys a Lilly Allen ymysg y bandie mwy, ond mae bandiau fel Datarock, Ungdomskulen, The New Wine a I Am King o Norwy yn ennu cynulleidfaoedd mawr yno.

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  • 2730: To bandie word for word, and frowne for frowne;

    The Taming of the Shrew (1623 First Folio Edition)

  • Let H.S. hisse, and his complices quarrell, and all breake their gals, _I have a great faction of good writers to bandie with me_. "

    Shakespeare's Lost Years in London, 1586-1592

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