1 in games
ADJ. baseball, cricket, table tennis
VERB + BAT grip, hold | carry | swing
2 small flying animal
ADJ. fruit, pipistrelle, vampire
BAT + VERB flutter, fly | roost | squeak
PHRASES a species of bat
VERB + BAT go in to Hick went in to bat after Hussain. | put sb in to India won the toss and put England in to bat.
PREP. for Smith was first to bat for Warwickshire.