Definition of badminton noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbædmɪntən//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbædmɪntən//
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a game like tennis played by two or four people, usually indoors. Players hit a small light kind of ball, originally with feathers around it (= a shuttlecock) across a high net using a racket. Word Originnamed after Badminton in SW England, country seat of the Duke of Beaufort.

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