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1. Baseball A player who can bat either right-handed or left-handed.
2. Slang One who is attracted to both sexes; one who is bisexual.
(intr) baseball to be able to bat either right- or left-handed
cricket a shot in which the batsman jumps through 180 degrees to the opposite side of the wicket before swinging at the ball
v.i. -hit, -hit•ting.
Baseball. to be able to bat from either side of the plate, or both as a left-handed and as a right-handed batter.
Past participle: switch-hit
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|Verb||1.||switch-hit - bat right-handed against a left-handed and left-handed against a right-handed pitcher|
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
bat - strike with, or as if with a baseball bat; "bat the ball"