- The definition of banties are types of small roosters or hens or similar fowl, or a term used to refer to short people.
- An example of banties are small chickens that are farmed and sold.
- An example of banties are Napoleon Bonaparte and Gary Coleman.
This hen and her chicks are banties.
Variant of banty
- bantam (sense )
- a short or small, often aggressive person
Informal short or small, and, often, aggressive