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goes to bat for

phrase
present tense third-person singular of go to bat for

Synonyms & Antonyms of goes to bat for

to promote the interests or cause of
  • an advocate who goes to bat for the poor and marginalized

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goes to bat for

goes to one's head

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“Goes to bat for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/goes%20to%20bat%20for. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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