Adjective "Batter" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Batter


    Definition:

    1. to beat persistently or hard; pound repeatedly.

    2. to damage by beating or hard usage: Rough roads had battered the car. High winds were battering the coast. verb (used without object)

    3. to deal heavy, repeated blows; pound steadily: continuing to batter at the front door. noun

    4. Printing. a damaged area on the face of type or plate. the resulting defect in print.

    Origin:
    batter

    Examples:

    "people can be batter."