Another word for batter
One who bats
hitter, batsman, pinch-hitter, designated hitter, switch-hitter, player, man who is up, man at the plate, leadoff hitter or man, cleanup hitter or man, clouter*, slugger*, socker*, walloper*.
A semifluid mixture for baking
Another word for batterverb
To hit heavily and repeatedly with violent blows:assail, assault, baste, beat, belabor, buffet, drub, hammer, pound, pummel, smash, thrash, thresh. (Informal) lambaste. (Slang) clobber. Idiom: rain blows on. See attack, strike
To injure or damage, as by abuse or heavy wear:knock about (or around), mangle1, maul, rough up. See attack, help, strike