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Synonyms for bat
bætbat

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Wiktionary

  1. bat2

    Synonyms:
    kip, stick, kylie, lannet

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bat, chiropterannoun

    nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate

    Synonyms:
    cricket bat, chiropteran, squash racket, at-bat, squash racquet

  2. bat, at-batnoun

    (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit

    "he was at bat when it happened"; "he got four hits in four at-bats"

    Synonyms:
    cricket bat, chiropteran, squash racket, at-bat, squash racquet

  3. squash racket, squash racquet, batnoun

    a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

    Synonyms:
    cricket bat, chiropteran, squash racket, at-bat, squash racquet

  4. cricket bat, batnoun

    the club used in playing cricket

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

    Synonyms:
    cricket bat, chiropteran, squash racket, at-bat, squash racquet

  5. batverb

    a club used for hitting a ball in various games

    Synonyms:
    cricket bat, chiropteran, squash racket, at-bat, squash racquet

  6. batverb

    strike with, or as if with a baseball bat

    "bat the ball"

    Synonyms:
    clobber, thrash, lick, drub, flutter, cream

  7. bat, flutterverb

    wink briefly

    "bat one's eyelids"

    Synonyms:
    flit, waver, drub, cream, flicker, dart, lick, thrash, fleet, flutter, quiver, palpitate, flitter, clobber

  8. batverb

    have a turn at bat

    "Jones bats first, followed by Martinez"

    Synonyms:
    clobber, thrash, lick, drub, flutter, cream

  9. batverb

    use a bat

    "Who's batting?"

    Synonyms:
    clobber, thrash, lick, drub, flutter, cream

  10. cream, bat, clobber, drub, thrash, lickverb

    beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

    "We licked the other team on Sunday!"

    Synonyms:
    jactitate, clobber, puzzle out, toss, drub, thrash, solve, work, skim off, convulse, slam, slash, thrash about, mosh, lick, work out, flutter, slam dance, lap, baste, cream, batter, lap up, skim, thresh, cream off, figure out, thresh about, flail, lam

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. batnoun

    Synonyms:
    club, cudgel, brickbat, cheiropter, vampire, racket, (Slang) blow, stroke, buffet, (Slang) spree, jollification

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bat":

    mtd, bats, batting, tba, taos, mte, nrt, stick, tds, tao, beat, wallop, tab, mole, thrash, witch

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Bat":

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. BAT

    Synonyms:
    Bivalirudin Angioplasty Trial

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How to use bat in a sentence?

  1. Hardy Blechman:

    Our first driver sped away as taxi drivers approached us loading his cab. Our second driver agreed to meet us in a back street near Gare du Nord and passed David a baseball bat to hold.

  2. Abderrahman Hassi:

    C'est en s'engageant dans l'action que l'on bat la peur.

  3. Jared Walsh:

    I think Upton set the tone hitting it hard into the bullpen on the first at-bat, and we continued to have quality at bats from there.

  4. Chris Cuomo:

    All this energy we’re wasting on, ‘Was it the lab? Was it a bat in the wild? At the market or whatever it is?’ The same people who are so curious now that they wanna be right, at the same time that debate was happening earlier on they were saying, ‘There is no pandemic. That it’s a hoax,’.

  5. Francis Collins:

    I’m really sorrythat the lab leak has become such adistraction for so many peoplebecause frankly, we still don’tknow, there is no evidence really to say. Most of the scientific community, myself included, think that is a possibility, butfar more likely, this was anatural way in which a virusleft a bat, maybe traveled throughsome other species and got tohumans.


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