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- Good humoured, playful, typically spontaneous conversation.
- It seemed like I'd have to listen to her playful banter for hours.
good humoured conversation
- (intransitive) To engage in banter or playful conversation.
- (intransitive) To play or do something amusing.
- (transitive) To tease mildly.
to engage in banter
to play or do something amusing
to tease mildly