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bat 1

British English: /bat/
American English: /bæt/

noun

  • (Zoology)
    Fledermaus Fem.
    blind as a bat [figurative]
    blind wie ein Maulwurf
    have bats in the belfry [figurative] [informal] somebody drives like a bat out of hell [slang]
    jemand fährt, als ob der Teufel hinter ihm her wäre [informal]
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bat 2

noun

  • 1 (Sport)
    Schlagholz Neutr.
    (for table tennis) Schläger Mask.
    do something off one's own bat [figurative]
    etwas auf eigene Faust tun
    carry one's bat (in cricket) (als Schlagmann während eines Durchgangs nicht ausscheiden)right off the bat (American English) [figurative]
  • 2 (act of using bat)
    Schlag Mask.
  • 3usu. in pl. (implement to guide aircraft)
    Kelle Fem.

intransitive verb -tt-

  • 2 [informal] (move)bat around the town
    in der Stadt rummachen [informal]

transitive verb -tt-

  • 2 (in baseball)bat in two runs
    zwei Läufe holen [informal]
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bat 3

transitive verb -tt-

  • bat one's eyelids
    [mit den Augenlidern] blinzeln od. zwinkern
    he never batted an eyelid or (American English) eye [figurative] (betrayed no emotion)
    er hat nicht mit der Wimper gezuckt
    without batting an eyelid or (American English) eye [figurative]
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