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Synonyms for bat
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bat, chiropteran(noun)

    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-bat(noun)

    (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, bat(noun)

    a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

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

  4. cricket bat, bat(noun)

    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. bat(verb)

    a club used for hitting a ball in various games

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

  6. bat(verb)

    strike with, or as if with a baseball bat

    "bat the ball"

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

  7. bat, flutter(verb)

    wink briefly

    "bat one's eyelids"

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

  8. bat(verb)

    have a turn at bat

    "Jones bats first, followed by Martinez"

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

  9. bat(verb)

    use a bat

    "Who's batting?"

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

  10. cream, bat, clobber, drub, thrash, lick(verb)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. bat(2)

    Synonyms:
    kip, stick, kylie, lannet

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bat(n)

    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. David Freese:

    I think it's nice when you hear the crowd because it kind of reminds you to take a breath and relax, i'm not saying that's why I got a hit. But when you hear the crowd, it kind of hits you to understand the moment and pinpoint on your objective, which is to put a good( at bat) together.

  2. Barry Van Treese:

    I will speak for my brother, 'It hurts like hell to have your head bashed in with a baseball bat. Do not feel sorry for the bastard who took my life.'.

  3. Walker Viessman:

    I didn't expect anything for my birthday, but when Amanda Rhomberg brought me the bat Amanda Rhomberg made me, I was so excited and thankful I have that great of a friend, it was so nice of Amanda Rhomberg to spend that much time making me a bat for my birthday.

  4. Jared Walsh:

    I told (Upton) that was one of the coolest things I’ve ever been a part of, and I was just sitting on deck, they walk Trouty, which is understandable, and Justin makes them pay. ... When he hit the ball and I saw the bat drop and all that, my jaw was on the floor. It was just a really cool moment.

  5. Lou Foglia:

    That was a good take in the third at bat, and you just missed that curveball in the last inning.

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