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Bat

Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera. With their forelimbs adapted as wings, they are the only mammals capable of true and sustained flight.
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Club

An association dedicated to a particular interest or activity
I belong to a photographic club
The club secretary
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Bat

An implement with a handle and a solid surface, typically of wood, used for hitting the ball in games such as cricket, baseball, and table tennis
A cricket bat
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Club

An organization constituted to play matches in a particular sport
A football club
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Bat

A mainly nocturnal mammal capable of sustained flight, with membranous wings that extend between the fingers and limbs.
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Club

A nightclub playing fashionable dance music
The club scene
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Bat

A woman regarded as unattractive or unpleasant
Some deranged old bat
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Club

A heavy stick with a thick end, used as a weapon
They beat him with a wooden club
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Bat

(of a sports team or player) take the role of hitting rather than throwing the ball
Australia reached 263 for 4 after choosing to bat
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Club

One of the four suits in a conventional pack of playing cards, denoted by a black trefoil.
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Bat

Hit at (someone or something) with the flat of one's hand
He batted the flies away
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Club

Combine with others so as to collect a sum of money for a particular purpose
Friends and colleagues clubbed together to buy him a present
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Bat

Flutter (one's eyelashes or eyelids), typically in a flirtatious manner
She batted her long dark eyelashes at him
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Club

Go out to nightclubs
She enjoys going clubbing in Oxford
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Bat

A stout wooden stick; a cudgel.
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Club

Beat (a person or animal) with a club or similar implement
The islanders clubbed whales to death
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Bat

A blow, such as one delivered with a stick.
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Club

A stout heavy stick, usually thicker at one end, suitable for use as a weapon; a cudgel.
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Bat

(Baseball) A rounded, often wooden club, wider and heavier at the hitting end and tapering at the handle, used to strike the ball.
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Club

An implement used in some games to drive a ball, especially a stick with a protruding head used in golf.
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Bat

A club used in cricket, having a broad, flat-surfaced hitting end and a distinct, narrow handle.
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Club

Something resembling a club.
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Bat

The racket used in various games, such as table tennis or racquets.
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Club

A black figure shaped like a trefoil or clover leaf on certain playing cards.
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Bat

Any of various nocturnal flying mammals of the order Chiroptera, having membranous wings that extend from the forelimbs to the hind limbs or tail and anatomical adaptations for echolocation, by which they navigate and hunt prey.
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Club

A playing card with this figure.
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Bat

A binge; a spree.
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Club

Clubs (used with a sing. or pl. verb) The suit of cards represented by this figure.
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Bat

To hit with or as if with a bat.
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Club

A group of people organized for a common purpose, especially a group that meets regularly
A garden club.
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Bat

To cause (a run) to be scored while at bat
Batted the winning run in with a double.
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Club

The building, room, or other facility used for the meetings of an organized group.
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Bat

To have (a certain percentage) as a batting average.
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Club

(Sports) An athletic team or organization.
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Bat

(Informal) To discuss or consider at length
Bat an idea around.
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Club

A nightclub.
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Bat

To use a bat.
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Club

To strike or beat with a club or similar implement.
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Bat

To have a turn at bat.
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Club

To use (a firearm) as a club by holding the barrel and hitting with the butt end.
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Bat

(Slang) To wander about aimlessly.
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Club

To gather or combine (hair, for example) into a clublike mass.
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Bat

To wink or flutter
Bat one's eyelashes.
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Club

To contribute (money or resources) to a joint or common purpose.
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Bat

Any of the flying mammals of the order Chiroptera, usually small and nocturnal, insectivorous or frugivorous.
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Club

To join or combine for a common purpose; form a club.
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Bat

(derogatory) An old woman.
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Club

To go to or frequent nightclubs
Was out all night clubbing.
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Bat

A club made of wood or aluminium used for striking the ball in sports such as baseball, softball and cricket.
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Club

An association of members joining together for some common purpose, especially sports or recreation.
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Bat

A turn at hitting the ball with a bat in a game.
You've been in for ages. Can I have a bat now?
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Club

(archaic) The fees associated with belonging to such a club.
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Bat

(two-up) The piece of wood on which the spinner places the coins and then uses for throwing them.
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Club

A heavy object, often a kind of stick, intended for use as a bludgeoning weapon or a plaything.
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Bat

(mining) Shale or bituminous shale.
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Club

An implement to hit the ball in certain ball games, such as golf.
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Bat

A sheet of cotton used for filling quilts or comfortables; batting.
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Club

A joint charge of expense, or any person's share of it; a contribution to a common fund.
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Bat

A part of a brick with one whole end.
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Club

An establishment that provides staged entertainment, often with food and drink, such as a nightclub.
She was sitting in a jazz club, sipping wine and listening to a bass player's solo.
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Bat

A stroke; a sharp blow.
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Club

A black clover shape (♣), one of the four symbols used to mark the suits of playing cards.
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Bat

A stroke of work.
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Club

A playing card marked with such a symbol.
I've got only one club in my hand.
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Bat

(informal) Rate of motion; speed.
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Club

(humorous) Any set of people with a shared characteristic.
You also hate Night Court?
Join the club.
Michael stood you up?
Welcome to the club.
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Bat

A spree; a jollification.
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Club

A club sandwich.
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Bat

Manner; rate; condition; state of health.
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Club

The slice of bread in the middle of a club sandwich.
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Bat

A rough walking stick.
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Club

(transitive) To hit with a club.
He clubbed the poor dog.
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Bat

(obsolete) A packsaddle.
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Club

(intransitive) To join together to form a group.
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Bat

(transitive) To hit with a bat or (figuratively) as if with a bat.
He batted the ball away with a satisfying thwack.
We batted a few ideas around.
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Club

To combine into a club-shaped mass.
A medical condition with clubbing of the fingers and toes
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Bat

(intransitive) To take a turn at hitting a ball with a bat in sports like cricket, baseball and softball, as opposed to fielding.
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Club

(intransitive) To go to nightclubs.
We went clubbing in Ibiza.
When I was younger, I used to go clubbing almost every night.
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Bat

(intransitive) To strike or swipe as though with a bat.
The cat batted at the toy.
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Club

(intransitive) To pay an equal or proportionate share of a common charge or expense.
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Bat

(transitive) To flutter
Bat one's eyelashes
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Club

(transitive) To raise, or defray, by a proportional assessment.
To club the expense
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Bat

To wink.
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Club

(nautical) To drift in a current with an anchor out.
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Bat

To bate or flutter, as a hawk.
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Club

(military) To throw, or allow to fall, into confusion.
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Bat

To flit quickly from place to place.
I've spent all week batting around the country.
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Club

(transitive) To unite, or contribute, for the accomplishment of a common end.
To club exertions
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Bat

A large stick; a club; specifically, a piece of wood with one end thicker or broader than the other, used in playing baseball, cricket, etc.
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Club

To turn the breech of (a musket) uppermost, so as to use it as a club.
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Bat

In badminton, tennis, and similar games, a racket.
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Club

A heavy staff of wood, usually tapering, and wielded with the hand; a weapon; a cudgel.
But make you ready your stiff bats and clubs;Rome and her rats are at the point of battle.
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Bat

A sheet of cotton used for filling quilts or comfortables; batting.
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Club

Any card of the suit of cards having a figure like the trefoil or clover leaf. (pl.) The suit of cards having such figure.
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Bat

A part of a brick with one whole end; a brickbat.
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Club

An association of persons for the promotion of some common object, as literature, science, politics, good fellowship, etc.; esp. an association supported by equal assessments or contributions of the members.
They talkedAt wine, in clubs, of art, of politics.
He [Goldsmith] was one of the nine original members of that celebrated fraternity which has sometimes been called the Literary Club, but which has always disclaimed that epithet, and still glories in the simple name of the Club.
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Bat

Shale or bituminous shale.
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Club

A joint charge of expense, or any person's share of it; a contribution to a common fund.
They laid down the club.
We dined at a French house, but paid ten shillings for our part of the club.
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Bat

A stroke; a sharp blow.
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Club

To beat with a club.
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Bat

A stroke of work.
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Club

To throw, or allow to fall, into confusion.
To club a battalion implies a temporary inability in the commanding officer to restore any given body of men to their natural front in line or column.
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Bat

Rate of motion; speed.
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Club

To unite, or contribute, for the accomplishment of a common end; as, to club exertions.
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Bat

A spree; a jollification.
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Club

To raise, or defray, by a proportional assesment; as, to club the expense.
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Bat

Manner; rate; condition; state of health.
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Club

To form a club; to combine for the promotion of some common object; to unite.
Till grosser atoms, tumbling in the streamOf fancy, madly met, and clubbed into a dream.
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Bat

One of the Chiroptera, an order of flying mammals, in which the wings are formed by a membrane stretched between the elongated fingers, legs, and tail. The common bats are small and insectivorous. See Chiroptera and Vampire.
Silent bats in drowsy clusters cling.
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Club

To pay on equal or proportionate share of a common charge or expense; to pay for something by contribution.
The owl, the raven, and the bat,Clubbed for a feather to his hat.
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Bat

To strike or hit with a bat or a pole; to cudgel; to beat.
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Club

To drift in a current with an anchor out.
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Bat

To use a bat, as in a game of baseball; when used with a numerical postmodifier it indicates a baseball player's performance (as a decimal) at bat; as, he batted .270 in 1993 (i.e. he got safe hits in 27 percent of his official turns at bat).
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Club

A team of professional baseball players who play and travel together;
Each club played six home games with teams in its own division
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Bat

To bate or flutter, as a hawk.
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Club

A formal association of people with similar interests;
He joined a golf club
They formed a small lunch society
Men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today
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Bat

To wink.
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Club

Stout stick that is larger at one end;
He carried a club in self defense
He felt as if he had been hit with a club
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Bat

Nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
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Club

A building occupied by a club;
The clubhouse needed a new roof
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Bat

(baseball) a turn batting;
He was at bat when it happened
He got 4 hits in 4 at-bats
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Club

Golf equipment used by a golfer to hit a golf ball
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Bat

A small racket with a long handle used for playing squash
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Club

A playing card in the minor suit of clubs (having one or more black trefoils on it);
He led a small club
Clubs were trumps
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Bat

A bat used in playing cricket
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Club

A spot that is open late at night and that provides entertainment (as singers or dancers) as well as dancing and food and drink;
Don't expect a good meal at a cabaret
The gossip columnist got his information by visiting nightclubs every night
He played the drums at a jazz club
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Bat

A club used for hitting a ball in various games
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Club

Unite with a common purpose;
The two men clubbed together
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Bat

Strike with, or as if with a baseball bat;
Bat the ball
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Club

Gather and spend time together;
They always club together
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Bat

Wink briefly;
Bat one's eyelids
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Club

Strike with a club or a bludgeon
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Bat

Have a turn at bat;
Jones bats first, followed by Martinez
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Bat

Use a bat;
Who's batting?
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Bat

Beat thoroughly in a competition or fight;
We licked the other team on Sunday!
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