Definition of badminton in English:

badminton

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

[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.

Origin

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

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