cricket bat


: the bat usually made of willow with a long rectangular blade shaped like a paddle and a short handle used in cricket

Word History


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First Known Use

1622, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cricket bat was in 1622

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“Cricket bat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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