Associations to the word «Bantam»


BANTAM, noun. Any of several small chickens, especially one that is a miniature version of another
BANTAM, noun. (sports) an age division between peewee and midget.
BANTAM, adjective. Small or miniature
BANTAM, adjective. Spirited or aggressive
BANTAM, noun. (soccer) someone connected with Bradford City A.F.C, as a fan, player, coach etc.
BANTAM WORK, noun. Carved and painted work in imitation of japanned ware

Dictionary definition

BANTAM, noun. Any of various small breeds of fowl.
BANTAM, adjective. Very small; "diminutive in stature"; "a lilliputian chest of drawers"; "her petite figure"; "tiny feet"; "the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy".

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche