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bandy

1. an early form of hockey, often played on ice
2. a stick, curved at one end, used in the game of bandy
3. an old form of tennis
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But some of the money that is being bandied about in the IPL is 10 times the amount of money you are earning.
com], that is often not entirely clear when the acronym is bandied about.
Moore's name has been bandied about as a potential presidential candidate for the far-right Constitution Party.
The name of the bishop of Newcastle, Roger Herft, was being bandied about by those fond of the notion of a non-British archbishop of Canterbury.
Tried-and-true methods such as overturned coffee pots and carelessly bandied cattle prods have led to a number of ruinous lawsuits in the past few years, and many companies are now reluctant to slap an apparently deceased board member on the back to see if he is still breathing, fearing assault charges.
After hours and hours of Post-It Notes and take-out food, winners and "best practices" contributors were bandied about, debated over, argued for and against, and ultimately agreed upon.
People bandied it about at activist gatherings, a Boston-based publication called Gay Community News used it in print, and I, for one, liked the ring.
1) cast the spotlight on the changing face of the English language, as bandied about by netrepreneurs.
While the word "legend" is often bandied about, in the case of one particular male dancer, it is completely appropriate.
Netspeak is the techno-babble bandied about in cyberspace.
Perhaps the saddest fact is the way the word `Christian' is bandied about--proudly by some whose attitudes are a parody of what Christ proclaimed and derisively by those who see bigotry behind their words.