Definition of bat aroundinformal
- The plan was batted around for a while, but it was finally rejected.
- We've been batting the idea around for a few years.
: a stout solid stick : club
: a sharp blow : stroke
: a usually wooden implement used for hitting the ball in various games
: to strike or hit with or as if with a bat
: to advance (a base runner) by batting
: to have a batting average of
: any of a widely distributed order (Chiroptera) of nocturnal usually frugivorous or insectivorous flying mammals that have wings formed from four elongated digits of the forelimb covered by a cutaneous membrane and that have adequate visual capabilities but often rely on echolocation
: to wink especially in surprise or emotion
: in a circle or in circumference
: in, along, or through a circuit
: on all or various sides : in every or any direction
: on all sides of
: so as to encircle or enclose
: so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of
: being in existence, evidence, or circulation
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