Definition of 'badinage'
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Home could feel terribly quiet and empty after the cosy badinage of the office. LOST CHILDREN (1995)But at such moments he recognized in himself, behind the badinage, a cold touch of unhappiness, of deprivation. IN LOVE AND WAR (1995)They knew Bunner had been his friend and there was none of the usual cop badinage. DOLL'S EYES (1995)
"Nothing here has been perpetrated but badinage, and bad badinage at that," said Elphaba. WICKED: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE WICKED WITCH OF THE WEST (1995)
Trends of 'badinage'
Used Rarely. badinage is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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