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Synonyms for bat


Synonyms for bat

to open and close the eyes rapidly

Synonyms for bat

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

(baseball) a turn trying to get a hit

a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

the club used in playing cricket

a club used for hitting a ball in various games

strike with, or as if with a baseball bat

wink briefly

have a turn at bat

use a bat

beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

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Every day I see cars speeding past traffic police at 120kph-plus and the police do not bat an eye.
He did not bat an eye, whereupon I said, 'Aren't you going to smile?
When I wished to place my Asian Buddha next to Mexican jugs, Cheryl did not bat an eye," laughs Mullen.
The day will come in this country when people will not bat an eye at gay and lesbian marriage.
When Delaware Secretary of Education Valerie Woodruff first heard about her colleague's activities, she did not bat an eye.