There are 3 translations of bat in Spanish:

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bat1

Pronunciation: /bæt/

noun/nombre

  • [Sport/Deporte] (in baseball, cricket) bate (masculine); (in table tennis) (British English/inglés británico) paleta (feminine), raqueta (feminine) to be at bat (in baseball) (American English/inglés norteamericano) ser* bateador off one's own bat (British English/inglés británico) (de) motu proprio, por su ( or mi etc) cuenta, por iniciativa propia right off the bat (American English/inglés norteamericano) de buenas a primeras to go to bat for sb (American English/inglés norteamericano) echarle* una mano a algn to play a straight bat (British English/inglés británico) andarse* con pies de plomo
    Example sentences
    • Well, it turns out nobody officially tests balls hit by aluminum bats under game conditions.
    • There is no evidence of an ancestor of Billiards prior to this time, unless you do lower your criteria to count all the other games played with bats, balls and skittles.
    • He generates the best bat speed in the game and hits balls harder than any other batter.
    Example sentences
    • The first was left and the second caused a defensive prod in the middle of the bat, bringing loud applause from the crowd.
    • Ironically, in our innings we only called upon three of our bats.
    • But we didn't start well with the bat, and there wasn't enough hardness in the middle order.
    Example sentences
    • Schenke is an opening left-handed bat and right arm medium pace bowler from Sydney's Balmain Club.
    • He was as solid as his father and as stolid as his uncle Sadiq: an opening bat who could bowl a useful off-break.
    • Does any other team have opening bats who spend more of their time swishing at flies outside the off stump?

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-tt-)

  • [Sport/Deporte] batear to bat for sb [Sport/Deporte] batear en reemplazo de algn [representative/spokesman] (British English/inglés británico) respaldar a algn

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-tt-)

  • 1.1 (hit) [ball/balloon] golpear, darle* a 1.2 (average in baseball) tener* un promedio de

Phrasal verbs

bat around

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
(discuss casually) [idea/proposal] tratar en forma superficial

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bat2

Pronunciation: /bæt/

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bat3

Pronunciation: /bæt/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (flutter) to bat one's eyelashes o (British English/inglés británico) eyelids at sb hacerle* ojitos or caídas de ojo a algn not to bat an eyelash o (British English/inglés británico) an eyelid o an eye no pestañear, no inmutarse she listened to his outburst without batting an eyelid escuchó sus exabruptos sin pestañear or sin inmutarse

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