[n] a turn batting (in baseball); "he was at bat when it happened"; "he got 4 hits in 4 at-bats"
[n] nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
[n] a club used for hitting a ball in various games
[n] a bat used in playing cricket
[n] a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash
[v] wink briefly; "bat one's eyelids"
[v] beat thoroughly in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!"
[v] strike with, or as if with a baseball bat; "bat the ball"
[v] use a bat; "Who's batting?"
[v] have a turn at bat; "Jones bats first, followed by Martinez"