1. (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting

Similar word(s): batter, hitter, slugger

Definition categories: person, ballplayer

Sentences with batsman as a noun:

- 2001: The batsman, Kathryn Leng, (who has played for quite a few years for England) asked the umpire dumbfounded if Charlie was going to bowl with a helmet on. — Julia Price (Australian cricketer), her women's Ashes diary entry for 19 June 2001 [1]