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

  • n. A fly swatter.
  • n. Baseball A hard-hitting batter.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Something used to swat with. Short for a flyswatter.
  • n. Someone who swats.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To splutter; flounce; move rapidly in any fluid, generally in an undulating way.

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

  • n. an implement with a flat part (of mesh or plastic) and a long handle; used to kill insects
  • v. splash and flutter about in or as if in water


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