- a sheet of matted cotton, wool, or synthetic fibers.
Origin of batt
First recorded in 1830–40; special use of bat1
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Examples from the Web for batt
Batt's influence and efforts had procured him this lucky chance.
But what grieves us most is the way he speaks to honest Batt.
But how offended he is, when Batt cannot at once comply with his imperious demands.
He requested his best friend Batt to tell lies in his behalf.
Here you will not be lying, Batt; I am wholly engaged on this work.
- textiles another word for batting (def. 1)
- Australian and NZ a slab-shaped piece of insulating material used in building houses
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