View definitions for banty


noun as in chicken

noun as in field hockey

Discover More

Example Sentences

Banty: As a female ex-Libertarian, I think there are other reasons.

At last poor, hunted Banty ran into the arbor, for its clipped wings would not lift it over the wall.

Stand up there on a rock and flop your wings and crow like a danged banty rooster—'n' I was leadin' burros 'fore you was born!

She wuz pretty and she wuz good, I could see that as plain as I could tell a buff cochin hen from a banty.

Banty Hayes had always boasted that he and his men could hold off a regiment of men, once they had gained the plateau.

They were led by a desperado named Banty Hayes; hes a cousin to the man who owns the Ricker ranch.


Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to banty, such as: hen, poultry, biddy, capon, chick, and cock.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.