WhirlbatWhirl"bat`\, n. Anything moved with a whirl, as preparatory for a blow, or to augment the force of it; -- applied by poets to the cestus of ancient boxers. The whirlbat and the rapid race shall be Reserved for C[ae]sar. --Dryden.
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|