bat boy


noun Baseball.

a boy or young man who takes care of the bats and sometimes other equipment of a team.

Nearby words

  1. basutoland,
  2. basw,
  3. bat,
  4. bat an eye,
  5. bat around,
  6. bat chayil,
  7. bat girl,
  8. bat hayil,
  9. bat mitzvah,
  10. bat one thousand

Origin of bat boy

An Americanism dating back to 1920–25

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