batted batted  /ˈbæ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
  2. (n) (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit
  3. (n) a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash
  4. (n) the club used in playing cricket
  5. (n) a club used for hitting a ball in various games
  6. (v) strike with, or as if with a baseball bat
  7. (v) wink briefly
  8. (v) have a turn at bat
  9. (v) use a bat
  10. (v) beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

Usage(s):

  1. Later he cheerfully batted my apologies away.
  2. The MVP of the team, as well as the entire American League, was a guy named Roger Maris, who won a Gold Glove and led the league in runs batted in, slugging and extra base hits.
  3. And recently divas like Jennifer Lopez and Oprah Winfrey have batted limited-edition lashes in outrageous materials such as feather and fur.

News

  1. Raiders quarterbacks struggle at minicamp

    ALAMEDA — Batted balls. Wounded ducks. Interceptions. Passes into the turf. The Oakland Raiders opened their three-day mandatory minicamp on Tuesday with a passing offense that looks far from a finished product.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: San Mateo Daily Journal

  2. Raiders QB prospects unimpressive in minicamp

    ALAMEDA (AP) -- Batted balls. Wounded ducks. Interceptions. Passes into the turf.The Oakland Raiders opened their three-day mandatory minicamp on Tuesday with a passing offense that looks far from a finished product.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Vacaville Reporter

  3. Raiders quarterbacks show struggles at minicamp

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- Batted balls. Wounded ducks. Interceptions. Passes into the turf.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "It's something I've learned through experience," he explained. "I've batted at four and five for a long time and been in different situations. I've made plenty of mistakes in those situations and over the last couple of years I have learned...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Eoin Morgan Source: AFP

  2. "I am pretty angry with the way we've let ourselves down. The way we've batted is not good enough from an England team, we all accept that," said Strauss. "The dressing room is a pretty disconsolate place at the moment. I don't think anyone...
    on Feb 7, 2009 By: Andrew Strauss Source: BBC Sport

  3. "He's batted anywhere from leadoff to seventh in his career," Geren said. "The majority of his at-bats have been two, three, four, five, and he has led off a little bit, but I don't see him in that role. ...... We'll see how it looks on paper...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Bob Geren Source: The Associated Press

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