Synsets for "bat"

Synset: bat.n.01

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate

Examples:

Lemmas: bat chiropteran

Hypernym: placental

Hyponym: carnivorous_bat fruit_bat

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bat.n.02

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit

Examples: he was at bat when it happened | he got four hits in four at-bats

Lemmas: bat at-bat

Hypernym: turn

Hyponym:

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Synset: squash_racket.n.01

Synonyms: squash_racket

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

Examples:

Lemmas: squash_racket squash_racquet bat

Hypernym: racket

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: cricket_bat.n.01

Synonyms: cricket_bat

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the club used in playing cricket

Examples: a cricket bat has a narrow handle and a broad flat end for hitting

Lemmas: cricket_bat bat

Hypernym: cricket_equipment

Hyponym:

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Synset: bat.n.05

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a club used for hitting a ball in various games

Examples:

Lemmas: bat

Hypernym: club

Hyponym: baseball_bat paddle

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bat.v.01

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: strike with, or as if with a baseball bat

Examples: bat the ball

Lemmas: bat

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym: switch-hit

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bat.v.02

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: wink briefly

Examples: bat one's eyelids

Lemmas: bat flutter

Hypernym: blink

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bat.v.03

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: have a turn at bat

Examples: Jones bats first, followed by Martinez

Lemmas: bat

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bat.v.04

Synonyms: bat

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: use a bat

Examples: Who's batting?

Lemmas: bat

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: cream.v.02

Synonyms: cream

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

Examples: We licked the other team on Sunday!

Lemmas: cream bat clobber drub thrash lick

Hypernym: beat

Hyponym:

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Bat have been recorded living over 30 years in the wild: the brown long-eared bat ("Plecotus auritus"), little brown bat "(Myotis lucifugus)", Brandt's bat ("Myotis brandti"), lesser mouse-eared bat ("Myotis blythii") and greater horseshoe bat ("Rhinolophus ferrumequinum").
Brown bat Brown bat is a common bat. In fact it may refer to either of two species of bat
Cape hairy bat The Cape hairy bat, also known as little brown bat, Temminck's mouse-eared bat, Cape myotis, tricoloured mouse-eared bat, Cape hairy myotis, Temminck's hairy bat and three-coloured bat ("Myotis tricolor") is a species of vesper bat that is found in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Fauna of Puerto Rico The bat species that occur in the archipelago of Puerto Rico are: greater bulldog bat ("Noctilio leporinus"), Antillean ghost-faced bat ("Mormoops blainvillii"), Parnell's mustached bat ("Pteronotus parnellii"), sooty mustached bat ("Pteronotus quadridens"), Jamaican fruit bat ("Artibeus jamaicensis"), Antillean fruit bat ("Brachyphylla cavernarum"), buffy flower bat ("Erophylla sezekorni bombifrons"), Leach's single leaf bat ("Monophyllus redmani"), red fruit bat ("Stenoderma rufum"), big brown bat ("Eptesicus fuscus"), eastern red bat ("Lasiurus borealis"), velvety free-tailed bat ("Molossus molossus"), and Mexican free-tailed bat ("Tadarida brasiliensis").
Crete Bat species include: Blasius's horseshoe bat, the lesser horseshoe bat, the greater horseshoe bat, the lesser mouse-eared bat, Geoffroy's bat, the whiskered bat, Kuhl's pipistrelle, the common pipistrelle, Savi's pipistrelle, the serotine bat, the long-eared bat, Schreibers' bat, and the European free-tailed bat.
Bat Three U.S. states have an official state bat. Texas and Oklahoma are represented by the Mexican free-tailed bat; Virginia is represented by the Virginia big-eared bat.
Wildlife of Haiti Cuban fig-eating bat, Parnell's mustached bat, Brazilian free-tailed bat, Jamaican fruit-eating bat and Cuban fruit-eating bat.
Bat festival Events and Highlights of the Great Lakes Bat Festival include: Great Lakes Region expert presentations about the benefits of bats, bat houses, bat research, bat conservation, public health, endangered species, and much more. The festival has hosted films, authors, bat house and bat detector building workshops, educational exhibits, mine tours, children’s activities, and live animal programs.
Proboscis bat The proboscis bat ("Rhynchonycteris naso") is a bat species from South and Central America. Other common names include Long-nosed proboscis bat, sharp-nosed bat, Brazilian long-nosed bat and river bat in English, and murciélago narizón in Spanish. It is monotypic within its genus.
Geoffroy's bat Geoffroy's bat ("Myotis emarginatus") is a species of vesper bat.
Velvety free-tailed bat The velvety free-tailed bat or Pallas's mastiff bat ("Molossus molossus"), is a bat species in the family Molossidae.
Broad-eared bat The broad-eared bat, or broad-tailed bat ("Nyctinomops laticaudatus"), is a species of free-tailed bat from the Americas.
Dwarf bonneted bat The dwarf bonneted bat, or Peters' mastiff bat, ("Eumops bonariensis"), is a bat species from South and Central America.
Sundevall's roundleaf bat Sundevall's roundleaf bat ("Hipposideros caffer"), also called Sundevall's leaf-nosed bat, is a species of bat in the family Hipposideridae.
Black bonneted bat The black bonneted bat, also known as Shaw's mastiff bat, ("Eumops auripendulus"), is a species of bat from the Americas.
Wildlife of China House bats including the Gobi big brown bat, northern bat, thick-eared bat, serotine bat are also closely related to pipistrelles, noctules and barbastelles. Other relatives within this extensive subfamily include Tickell's bat, great evening bat, harlequin bat, greater Asiatic yellow bat, particoloured bat and Asian particolored bat.
Núi Chúa National Park In the park, there are 12 species of bats, including Lesser short-nosed fruit bat" listed in the IUCN Red List of Vietnam. Other bats are: "Greater short-nosed fruit bat", "Ratanaworabhan's fruit bat", "Leschenault's rousette", "Great roundleaf bat", "Intermediate roundleaf bat", "Bicolored roundleaf bat", "Intermediate Horseshoe bat", "Pearson's horseshoe bat", "Least horseshoe bat", "Rhinolophus sp.", "Round-eared tube-nosed bat".
Bat Predators of bats include bat hawks, bat falcons and even spiders.
Banana bat The banana bat ("Musonycteris harrisoni") is an endangered species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae. It is also commonly known as the trumpet-nosed bat or the Colima long-nosed bat.
Bat Some species even prey on vertebrates. The leaf-nosed bats ("Phyllostomidae") of Central America and South America, and the two bulldog bat ("Noctilionidae") species feed on fish. At least two species of bat are known to feed on other bats: the spectral bat, also known as the American false vampire bat, and the ghost bat of Australia. One species, the greater noctule bat, catches and eats small birds in the air.