[n] the act of hitting a baseball lightly without swinging the bat
[n] fungus that destroys kernels of wheat by replacing them with greasy masses of smelly spores
[n] similar to Tilletia caries
[n] disease of wheat characterized by replacement of the grains with greasy masses of smelly smut spores
[v] to strike, thrust or shove against, often with head or horns; "He butted his sister out of the way."
[v] hit a ball in such a way so as to make it go a short distance