- an exchange of light, playful, teasing remarks; good-natured raillery.
- to address with banter; chaff.
- Extremely stingy, parsimonious, miserly.
- Extremely poor, destitute, indigent.
- Poorly or inadequately supplied, lacking in means or resources.
- To lead or move by persuasion or influence, as to some action or state of mind
- To bring about, produce, or cause:
- Without interest, vigor, or determination; listless; lethargic.
- The foremost division or the front part of an army; advance guard.
- The forefront in any movement, field, activity, or the like.