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batting (around or back and forth)

verb
present participle 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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“Batting (around or back and forth).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/batting%20(around%20or%20back%20and%20forth). Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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