He raised his eyes to hers; and nodded with an air of banter that was charming.
It was very gravely said, but she took it for banter, and giggled excessively.
Try not to mind the banter of your relations and friends at any possible failure.
Mrs. Garth's banter was not calculated to outlast this kind of assault.
For a while I hung back and took no share in the banter that ...