Adjective "bant" definition and examples

(Bant may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/bants/

Definitions and examples

plural noun

Playfully teasing or mocking remarks exchanged with another person or group; banter.
  1. 'the bantz were better before social media and even better before text messaging'
  2. 'There's nothing as spectacular as Rooney's original finish, but you get to see some epic bants between the Manchester United hotshots past and present.'
  3. 'Ooh, that'll start a legendary bantz battle on Twitter come the morning.'
  4. 'I haven't had any bantz from Man City, just Chelsea, United, Everton, Arsenal and, um, Fulham.'
  5. 'The pair took their lad bants a bit too far as they passed their time in the jungle by hurling insults at each other.'
  6. 'The "bants", as Jay and Neil would call them, come thick, fast and foul here and each of the four friends has their own tortuous meltdown.'

More definitions

1. to lose weight by practicing Bantingism.

More examples(as adjective)

"turnovers can be bant."

Origin

Early 21st century: from banter.