The action of a person who bats, as in baseball.
The act of one who bats.
Cotton, wool, or synthetic fiber wadded into rolls or sheets, used for stuffing furniture and mattresses and for lining quilts.
Cotton, wool, or synthetic fiber wadded into sheets and used in bandages, quilts, quilted garments, etc.
Origin of batting
- Sense 2, from the beating of raw cotton to clean it
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition