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bats (around or back and forth)

verb
present tense third-person singular of bat (around or back and forth)

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to talk about (an issue) usually from various points of view and for the purpose of arriving at a decision or opinion
  • the issue's been batted around, but nothing's ever been done

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“Bats (around or back and forth).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bats%20%28around%20or%20back%20and%20forth%29. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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