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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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He said: "You just have to do the maths when you get the kind of money that is being bandied about in the IPL.
There are great moral and philosophical questions bandied about amid bouts of shattering violence and cruel torture, but they don't reach any kind of coherent conclusion.
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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.