a beating together of the calves or feet during a leap.
(in tap dancing) a rapid succession of taps, often compared to drumming or to machine-gun fire.
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How to use batterie in a sentence
We take enough time off in between so that our batteries get recharged and we get inspired again.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness | Marlow Stern | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
As every driver knows, car batteries are small, temporary power plants.
And the batteries installed in all-electric vehicles pack a greater punch than typical car batteries.
And even with the souped-up batteries that power electric cars, those vehicles have limited range.
Maybe, but surely a vacation should be spent relaxing on the beach and recharging the batteries.The Hell of the Hamptons: Why the Exclusive Hotspot Is a Mind-Numbing Drag | Robert Gold | August 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
No doubt these very batteries are now getting back into concealed positions where our ships' guns will not be able to find them.
In a few minutes the native troops found themselves confronted by the 81st and the two batteries of artillery.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
Going back we had some long range shots with the 15-inch guns at batteries in rear of Achi Baba.
Our batteries last night did not fire a shot and the men had to drive back the enemy by rifle fire.
Lannes retreated slowly on Essling, his troops suffering severely from the re-formed Austrian batteries.Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison