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bandy

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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bandyban‧dy1 /ˈbændi/ adjective  HBHbandy legs curve out at the kneesbandy-legged /ˌbændi ˈleɡd◂, -ˈleɡɪd◂/ adjective
Examples from the Corpus
bandyHis two drivers are bandy, bleach-blond Dan Runte and tall, woolly haired Eric Meagher.I had a boss-eye and buck-teeth and bandy legs ... but my mummy loved me.
bandybandy2 (bandied, bandying, bandies) verb   bandy words (with somebody) bandy something ↔ about/around→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
bandyFor years people have bandied about the idea of supplementing the Pusch Ridge herd with sheep brought in from elsewhere.A price of £10,000 has been bandied about.Estimates ranging from ten thousand to thirty thousand were bandied about.It is about 100m, though the figure of 200m is often bandied about.Yet, as was suggested earlier in this section, new ideas were being bandied about.We can not bandy words with Nature, or deal with her as we deal with persons.
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Verb table
bandy
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theybandy
he, she, itbandies
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theybandied
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave bandied
he, she, ithas bandied
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad bandied
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill bandy
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have bandied
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam bandying
he, she, itis bandying
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you, we, theyare bandying
Past
I, he, she, itwas bandying
you, we, theywere bandying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been bandying
he, she, ithas been bandying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been bandying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be bandying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been bandying
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