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batty

[ bat-ee ]
/ 藞b忙t i /
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Definition of batty

adjective, bat路ti路er, bat路ti路est.Slang.
insane; crazy; eccentric.
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Origin of batty

OTHER WORDS FROM batty

bat路ti路ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for batty

batty
/ (藞b忙t瑟) /

adjective -tier or -tiest slang
insane; crazy
odd; eccentric

Word Origin for batty

C20: from bat 虏; compare the phrase have bats in the belfry
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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