badinage


badinage n. [mass noun] humorous or witty conversation: he developed a nice line in badinage with the Labour leader. mid 17th century: from French, from badiner ‘to joke’, from badin ‘fool’, based on Provençal badar ‘gape

Writing Prompt: Write a scene, poem, or haiku using the word badinage.

Journaling Prompt: Write about a witty conversation you had recently. What made it so much fun?

Art Prompt: Badinage
Nonfiction / Speechwriting Prompt: Use the word of the week in your writing this week.

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4 Responses to Prompt #138 Word of the Week: Badinage

  1. zencherry says:

    I did NOT know this word. I am going to annoy all and asunder with it for at least a week! Thank you! 😀
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