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gone to bat for

phrase
past participle of go to bat for

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

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gone to bat for

gone to one's head

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“Gone to bat for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gone%20to%20bat%20for. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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