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Definition of bayt

"bayt" is probably misspelled. Trying bat instead Definition of bat

1. bat [ v ] strike with, or as if with a baseball bat
Examples: "bat the ball"

Used in print:

(Peter Field, Rattlesnake Ridge....)

Russ sprang through to bat it nimbly aside .

(Samuel Elkin, "The Ball Player," Nugget, 6: 5...)

In the last of the sixth inning Mike_Deegan got_up to bat and hit a fast_ball over the left_fielder 's head .

The game started again and in the eighth inning Mike_Deegan came up to bat .

Synonyms bat Related Terms hit switch-hit baseball batter batting

2. bat [ n ] an implement used in baseball by the batter

Used in print:

(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)

`` Take a ride on this one '' , Brooks_Robinson greeted Hansen as the Bird third_sacker grabbed a bat , headed for the plate and bounced a third inning two run double off the left centerfield wall tonight .

(Rocky Mountains News, [Denver, Colorado],...)

The Giants who had been anemic with the bat in their windy Candlestick_Park suddenly found the formula in Milwaukee 's park .

(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)

Until the Bucs ' bats quieted_down a_bit in Cincinnati over the weekend , the champions had eight men hitting over .300 .

Synonyms bat lumber baseball_bat Related Terms baseball_equipment handle

3. bat [ n ] nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate

Used in print:

(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)

Or the surging whirling sounds of bats at night , when their black bodies dived into the blackness above and below the amber street_lights .

Synonyms bat chiropteran Related Terms placental carnivorous_bat fruit_bat Chiroptera wing

4. bat [ v ] wink briefly
Examples: "bat one's eyelids"

Used in print:

(Los Angeles Times...)

`` Billie was really beautiful '' ! exclaimed Vera_Forbes_Adams , batting lovely big eyes behind glitter rimmed glasses .

Synonyms bat flutter Related Terms blink

5. bat [ n ] a turn batting (in baseball)
Examples: "he was at bat when it happened" or "he got 4 hits in 4 at-bats"

Used in print:

(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)

Scherer also had a big night at bat with four hits in five trips including a double , Len_Boehmer also was 4 - for - 5 with two doubles and Dave_Ritchie had a home_run and a triple .

Synonyms at-bat bat Related Terms turn baseball

6. bat [ v ] beat thoroughly in a competition or fight
Examples: "We licked the other team on Sunday!"

Synonyms lick clobber thrash drub bat Related Terms beat thrash

7. bat [ v ] use a bat
Examples: "Who's batting?"

Synonyms bat Related Terms hit baseball

8. bat [ n ] a bat used in playing cricket

Synonyms bat cricket_bat Related Terms cricket_equipment handle

9. bat [ n ] a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

Synonyms squash_racquet bat squash_racket Related Terms racket

10. bat [ v ] have a turn at bat
Examples: "Jones bats first, followed by Martinez"

Synonyms bat Related Terms hit baseball

11. bat [ n ] a club used for hitting a ball in various games

Synonyms bat Related Terms club baseball_bat paddle

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