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Batty

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Definition of the adjective batty

What does batty mean as an attribute of a noun?

Batty is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.

adjective - degrees: more batty / battier | most batty / battiest

  1. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

Alternative definition of the adjective batty

adjective

  1. [slang] Mad, crazy, silly.

Definition of the noun batty

What does batty mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [context: West Indian slang] The buttocks or anus.
  2. [Jamaica, UK, derogatory] A homosexual man.

Game

"Batty" is a bat-and-ball, Breakout clone-style video game, published by Elite in 1987 and available for the ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64 and Amstrad CPC. The game was initially released in late 1987, both as part of the "6-Pak Vol. 2" compilation and as a free cover-mounted cassette with the October 1987 issue of "Your Sinclair" magazine. It later reached cult status and received a standalone commercial release in its own right, albeit on Elite's budget "Encore" label.

  • mode: Cooperative gameplay, Single-player video game, Multiplayer video game
  • developer: Elite Systems
  • genres: Action game, Breakout clone
  • publisher: Hit-Pak
  • released in (28 years ago)

Music

"Batty" is a musical single of Odyssey.

  • released on

People

  1. Batty a.k.a. Christopher Batt: Christopher James Batt is a former English cricketer. Batt was a left-handed batsman who bowled left-arm medium-fast. He was born at Taplow, Buckinghamshire and educated at Cox Green School in Maidenhead, Berkshire.
  2. Batty is a musical artist and a former member of the Czech band Jaksi Taksi.
    • profession: Musician
    • member of musical group Jaksi Taksi (Vocals) between and (2 years)

There are other people with in their name, like Tom Batty, Coby Batty, Jane Batty, Luke Batty, Paul Batty, Seán Batty, Wilf Batty, Amber Batty, Colin Batty, David Batty and many others.

Miscellanea

Batty is a surname and is most commonly found in Yorkshire, northern England.

Phrases with Batty

  1. Batty boy
  2. Batty Man
  3. Batty Rider

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Batty

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Google previewHomophobias (2009)

Lust and Loathing across Time and Space by David A. B. Murray

Notes 1 Battyman has been used to label gay men for several years—the word batty refers to the buttocks. 2 See Wickberg 2000 for an excellent discussion of the history of the use of the term homophobia. 3 The poll involved interviews with a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant (1889)

Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Tinker's Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

See Batty.

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors, Living and Deceased (1896)

From the Earliest Accounts to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century by Samuel Austin Allibone

Batty, Mrs. Little Tiga; or, The New Name, Lon., 1871, sq.

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Scrabble value of B3A1T1T1Y4

The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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