Definitions and translations for "banter"

Definition of banter

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Noun
1. Good-humoured, playful, typically spontaneous conversation.
Verb
2. To engage in banter or playful conversation.
3. To play or do something amusing.
4. To tease (someone) mildly.
5. To joke about; to ridicule (a trait, habit, etc.).
6. To delude or trick; to play a prank upon.
7. To challenge to a match.
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English - English - banter

Pronunciation
n. joking, teasing
v. joke, tease, converse in friendly manner

English - Spanish - banter

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s. broma, burla, chanza, choteo, guasa
v. burlarse, chotear, hacer bromas; dar bromas a, bromear, chancearse de, embromar, guasearse de

English - French - banter

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n. plaisanterie, blague
v. blaguer, plaisanter, discuter amicalement

English - German - banter

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n. Spott
v. necken

English - Indonesian - banter

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n. olok-olok, kelakar, senda gurau
v. berolok-olok, berkelakar, bersenda gurau

English - Italian - banter

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s. beffa, scherzo, ironia bonaria
v. beffare, scanzonare

English - Polish - banter

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n. żart, przekomarzanie się, pokpiwanie, droczenie, drwinkowanie, dogadywanie
v. urządzać żarty, żartować, kpinkować, drażnić {am.}, droczyć się, przekomarzać się, nabrać, nabierać

English - Portuguese - banter

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s. brincadeira
v. provocar, desafiar; falar ou dirigir-se a alguém com perspicácia e bom humor

English - Romanian - banter

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n. zeflemea, persiflare, bătaie de joc, ridiculizare
v. tachina, zeflemisi, persifla, ridiculiza, ironiza, face haz, agasa

English - Russian - banter

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с. добродушное подшучивание, шутка
г. подшучивать, подтрунивать, добродушно поддразнивать

English - Turkish - banter

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f. şaka yapmak, takılmak (Argo)
i. şaka, takılma (Argo), alay

English - Ukrainian - banter

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n. кепкування: добродушне кепкування, жарт: жарти, глузування
v. добродушно кепкувати, жартувати, дражнити, глузувати, кпити, накпитися

Indonesian - English - banter

a. fast, quick, speedy, loud

English - Dutch - banter

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zn. gekscherende plagerij, plagerige spot, gescherts
ww. schertsen; plagen, pesten

English - Greek - banter

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ουσ. αστεϊσμός
ρήμ. πειράζω, χαριτολογώ

English - Arabic - banter

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‏مزاح، مزحة، مداعبة‏
‏مازح، مزح‏

English - Chinese - banter

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(名) 戏谑, 嘲弄
(动) 取笑, 逗弄; 开玩笑; 谈笑

English - Chinese - banter

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(名) 戲謔, 嘲弄
(動) 取笑, 逗弄; 開玩笑; 談笑

English - Hindi - banter

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n. हंसी, छेड़, मज़ाक
v. हंसी उड़ाना, छेड़ना, मज़ाक उड़ाना

English - Japanese - banter

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(動) 冗談を言う; 冷やかす
(名) 冗談; 冷やかし

English - Korean - banter

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명. 농담, 악의 없는 농담, 놀림, 희롱, 야유
동. 놀리다, 희롱하다, 농담을 하다, 농담하다

English - Vietnamese - banter

Pronunciation
n. lời nói chơi, lời diểu cợt, nói đùa
v. chế nhạo
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Synonyms for banter
1. mock: tease, deride, heckle, jeer, jest, make fun of, ridicule
2. jest: jesting, teasing, mockery, derision, repartee
Verb forms for banter
Present participle: bantering
Present: banter (3.person: banters)
Past: bantered
Future: will banter
Present conditional: would banter
Present Perfect: have bantered (3.person: has bantered)
Past Perfect: had bantered
Future Perfect: will have bantered
Past conditional: would have bantered