1. [ verb ] strike against forcefully
Synonyms: buffet knock_about

"Winds buffeted the tent"

Related terms: strike
2. [ noun ] (baseball,sport,games) a ballplayer who is batting
Synonyms: slugger hitter batsman
Related terms: ballplayer switch-hitter bunter pinch_hitter designated_hitter whiffer baseball
3. [ verb ] strike violently and repeatedly
Synonyms: clobber baste

"She clobbered the man who tried to attack her"

Related terms: beat
4. [ verb ] make a dent or impression in
Synonyms: dinge

"dinge a soft hat"

Related terms: change_shape
5. [ noun ] (food) a flour mixture thin enough to pour or drop from a spoon
Related terms: concoction pancake_batter fritter_batter puff_batter
Similar spelling:   battery