Bat Meaning

There are 10 meaning(s) for word Bat

Meaning 1 : (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit

    Example : he was at bat when it happened,he got four hits in four at-bats

    Synonyms : at-bat
Meaning 2 : nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate

    Synonyms : chiropteran
Meaning 3 : wink briefly

    Example : bat one's eyelids

    Synonyms : flutter
Meaning 4 : beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

    Synonyms : clobber,  cream,  drub,  lick,  thrash
Meaning 5 : the club used in playing cricket

    Example : a cricket bat has a narrow handle and a broad flat end for hitting

    Synonyms : cricket bat
Meaning 6 : a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

    Synonyms : squash racket,  squash racquet
Meaning 7 : a club used for hitting a ball in various games

Meaning 8 : have a turn at bat

    Example : Jones bats first, followed by Martinez

Meaning 9 : strike with, or as if with a baseball bat

    Example : bat the ball

Meaning 10 : use a bat

    Example : Who's batting?

How to Pronounce Bat

  • bæt