Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Slang Crazy; insane.

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  • n. Plural form of bat.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bat.
  • adj. Mad, insane.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Crazy; insane; loony; demented; batty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Colic. See bot, etym.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

Etymologies

From bats in the belfry.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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  • man, naizdraχ v fell would be a really unfair contest

    June 16, 2009

  • Batsbi is often encountered in the typological literature because of its interesting system of active marking, where the subject can be absolutive or ergative depending on whether the action is accidental or intentional:

    tχo naizdraχ qitra "(ABS.)we (accidentally) fell to the ground"

    atχo naizdraχ qitra "ERG.we (intentionally) fell to the ground"

    June 16, 2009

  • 't's never over 'til Tsova-Tush.

    June 16, 2009

  • wouldncha rather have Tush?

    June 16, 2009

  • Batsbiitsy, please!

    June 16, 2009

  • a language of Georgia

    June 16, 2009