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Origin of bating
OTHER WORDS FROM batingun·bat·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for bating
There will be no more horſes killed now of a Sunday in going to Boſton, either by lack of bating, or by hard driving!The Olden Time Series, Vol. 3: New-England Sunday|Henry M. Brooks
Closely similar to bating is "puering," investigated by Wood (see p. 94).
These considerations also decide whether bating is to be omitted or not.
Bating the article of inquisitiveness, they are as polite as courtiers.Life of John Keats|Sidney Colvin
He thought him 'a fool and a bigot, but, bating a little duplicity, honest and meaning well.'Albert Gallatin|John Austin Stevens