bats

adjective
\ ˈbats \

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Examples of bats in a Sentence

by film's end it's obvious that faded movie star Norma Desmond is completely bats

First Known Use of bats

1919, in the meaning defined above

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Phrases Related to bats

bats in the/one's belfry

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The first known use of bats was in 1919

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