Saturday, February 16, 2013

Banter

Banter [ BAN-ter ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr.v.) to playfully ridicule or tease
2. (intr.v.) to tease playfully
3. (n.) a playful exchange of teasing remarks
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 They bantered all through the night.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 I don't mind a bit of the friendly banter going on but I've said right from the start that I don't like, and won't like, any personal barrages towards anyone. Pointing said.