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bat boy

noun, Baseball.
a boy or young man who takes care of the bats and sometimes other equipment of a team.
Origin of bat boy
1920-25, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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bat boy

noun phrase

A person who beats homeless people

[1990s+; fr the bat boy who looks after bats for a baseball team]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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