Definition of bants in English:

bants

plural noun

(also bantz)
informal British
  • Playfully teasing or mocking remarks exchanged with another person or group; banter.

    • ‘it's going to be a top night with plenty of bants’
    • ‘the bantz were better before social media and even better before text messaging’
    repartee, raillery, ripostes, sallies, swordplay, quips, wisecracks, crosstalk, wordplay

Pronunciation

bants

/bants/ /bænts/

Origin

Early 21st century from banter.