bandy about

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Verb1.bandy about - discuss casually; "bandy about an idea"
hash out, talk over, discuss - speak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion; "We discussed our household budget"
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It's literally a dictionary, divided by general subject--management and strategic issues, sales and marketing, etc.--of the phrases that the office cognoscenti bandy about around the water cooler.
"But to bandy about a figure like 12 per cent, which doesn't seem to be based on anything, is unrealistic."