Popular Wordlists

bat

bat

bat - Dictionary definition and meaning for word bat

Definition
(noun) nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
Synonyms : chiropteran

Definition
(noun) (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit
Synonyms : at-bat
Example Sentence
  • he was at bat when it happened
  • he got four hits in four at-bats

Definition
(noun) a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash
Definition
(noun) the club used in playing cricket
Synonyms : cricket bat
Example Sentence
  • a cricket bat has a narrow handle and a broad flat end for hitting

Definition
(noun) a club used for hitting a ball in various games
Definition
(verb) strike with, or as if with a baseball bat
Example Sentence
  • bat the ball

Definition
(verb) wink briefly
Synonyms : flutter
Example Sentence
  • bat one's eyelids

Definition
(verb) have a turn at bat
Example Sentence
  • Jones bats first, followed by Martinez

Definition
(verb) use a bat
Example Sentence
  • Who's batting?

Definition
(verb) beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
Synonyms : clobber , cream , drub , lick , thrash
Example Sentence
  • We licked the other team on Sunday!

Hiring Content Writers!

We are looking for rockstar content writers with keen interest in digital marketing & technology. For more details call at 9717273939.

Love us on FB !