What does the word bandy mean?

Usage examples for bandy

  1. The figure of fun was a middle- aged man of small stature, and very bandy- legged, dressed in a blue coat and brass buttons, and carrying a great bass- viol bigger than himself, in a rough baize cover. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. The old plainsman, scarred veteran of many a frontier brawl, was too quick tempered and too proficient with his six- shooter to take back- talk from the despised sheep herders or to bandy words with a man he feared and hated. – Hidden Gold by Wilder Anthony
  3. That evening a bandy drove up to the nursery, and she saw the explanation of the pressure and the answer to the prayer. – Lotus Buds by Amy Carmichael