Battering vs Bantering - What's the difference?

battering | bantering |


As verbs the difference between battering and bantering

is that battering is while bantering is .

As nouns the difference between battering and bantering

is that battering is a heavy beating while bantering is teasing.

As an adjective bantering is

that teases.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

battering

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A heavy beating
  • A large defeat
  • *{{quote-news, year=2012
  • , date=September 7 , author=Dominic Fifield , title=England start World Cup campaign with five-goal romp against Moldova , work=The Guardian citation , page= , passage=That will prove a trickier test, the management having pinpointed Oleh Blokhin's side as "one of the favourites in the group", though they will confront an England team buoyed by this battering .}}

    bantering

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • teasing
  • * Harry Stillwell Edwards
  • Her smiles were distributed among the tourists, and she learned to give keen answers to their good-humored banterings .
  • joking; jesting
  • Verb

    (head)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That teases
  • Derived terms

    * banteringly