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1 batter /ˈbætɚ/ verb
batters; battered; battering
1 batter
/ˈbætɚ/
verb
batters; battered; battering
Learner's definition of BATTER
[+ object]
: to hit (something or someone) forcefully many times in a way that causes much damage or injury
often used figuratively
see also battered
compare 4batter

— batterer

noun, plural batterers [count]
2 batter /ˈbætɚ/ noun
plural batters
2 batter
/ˈbætɚ/
noun
plural batters
Learner's definition of BATTER
: a mixture of different ingredients (such as flour, sugar, eggs, and oil) that is cooked and eaten
[count]
[noncount]
compare dough
: a mixture of flour and a liquid (such as egg, oil, or water) that is used to cover food before it is fried
[count]
[noncount]
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3 batter /ˈbætɚ/ noun
plural batters
3 batter
/ˈbætɚ/
noun
plural batters
Learner's definition of BATTER
[count] baseball
: a player who is trying to hit the ball : a player who is batting
compare 2batter
4 batter /ˈbætɚ/ verb
batters; battered; battering
4 batter
/ˈbætɚ/
verb
batters; battered; battering
Learner's definition of BATTER
[+ object]
: to cover (food) in a batter and then fry it
compare 1batter
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