Definition of badminton in English:


Line breaks: bad|min¦ton
Pronunciation: /ˈbadmɪnt(ə)n


[mass noun]
A game with rackets in which a shuttlecock is hit back and forth across a net.
More example sentences
  • Norrie is a keen sportswoman who played badminton, soccer, camogie and tennis.
  • He is great at almost every sport, right from table tennis and badminton to even cerebral games like chess.
  • Games like badminton, table tennis, etc. are available and women have exclusive time too.


named after Badminton in SW England, country seat of the Duke of Beaufort.

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