American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Slang Crazy; insane.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Colic. See bot, etym.
- n. Plural form of bat.
- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bat.
- adj. informal Mad, insane.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Crazy; insane; loony; demented; batty.
- adj. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
- From bats in the belfry. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Field wondered if the SARS virus might also be circulating in bats, and that eventually gave rise to the expedition led by Epstein, and the four that followed.”
“Rabies is fairly rare in bats, and they're amazing and very useful animals.”
“He hit .344 with 12 homers in 195 at-bats from the cleanup spot.”
“That way they know the streets will in the none to distance future, be safe for them and their loved ones, and they can go back to throwing brick bats from the side lines about nasty right wing authoritarin Police Forces, schools, courts, and Prisons.”
“The Englehart incarnation of bats is one that is plausible to have a successor for.”
“I've heard cricket players say the same thing about using a glove to catch a ball (the business side of their bats is pretty flat, though, so what do they know?).”
“His rate of one homer every 17.2 at-bats is tops on a power-hitting Rangers team.”
“The stuff about bats is VERY witty though. on August 7, 2008 at 4: 33 pm | Reply Rogerborg”
“A 'private bandwidth' for communication in bats: Evidence from insular horseshoe bats”
“His career slugging percentage in 1,332 at bats is .391.”
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