batty
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈbæti/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈbæti/, [ˈbæɾi]
Adjective

batty (comparative battier, superlative battiest)

  1. (slang) Mad, crazy, silly.
  2. (obsolete) Belonging to, or resembling, a bat (mammal).
    • 1595–1596, William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream
      And from each other look thou lead them thus
      Till o'er their brows death-counterfeiting sleep
      With leaden legs and batty wings doth creep.
Translations Noun

batty (plural batties)

  1. (West Indian slang) The buttocks or anus.
  2. (Jamaica, UK, derogatory) A homosexual man.

Batty
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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