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bat around

vb
1. (tr, adverb) slang US and Canadian to discuss (an idea, proposition, etc) informally
2. (intr) dialect slang Also: bat along US and Canadian to wander or move about
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The dog bat around and tried to carry its seriously wounded baby.
He was behaving in an erratic and aggressive manner, went down Nant Garmon still waving the bat around.
For me, it was just about batting time and for others to bat around me and hopefully take it as deep as possible," he said.
e challenge for him as a batter is to lead by example and score runs and be there towards the end so guys can bat around him.
FWW continued to bat around the order, allowing Principe to hit a double in the same inning to, once again, bring Fraser and Morrison home.