What does BATB mean?

BATB means Beat around the bush.

Try to avoid to say about the main point or avoid to answer the question.
"He tried to BATB when I asked him the question".
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Slang terms related to "Beat around the bush"

  • btw: By The Way
  • AOB: Any Other Business
  • AOT: Among Other Things
  • AOTA: All Of The Above
  • AOTS: Attack of the Show (TV show)
  • ASPCA: American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
  • ATB: All The Best
  • ATEOTD: At The End Of The Day
  • ATGATT: All The Gear All The Time (motorcycling)
  • ATM: At The Moment
  • ATQ: Answer The Question
  • ATST: At The Same Time
  • ATTT: Ain't That The Truth
  • ATVB: All The Very Best
  • ATW: All The Way
  • ATWA: All The Way Alive
  • AUP: Another Useless Post
  • AAT: And Another Thing
  • AD: Anno Domini (in the year of our Lord)
  • AD HOC: For a certain purpose or for the specific purpose.
  • ADAD: Another Day Another Dollar
  • AITR: Adult In The Room
  • AKTF: Always Keep the Faith
  • ALA: In the style of (French)
  • ALOTBSOL: Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life
  • AYT: Are You There?
  • BABYSITTING: Holding the weed too long
  • BALLIN: Living the good life
  • BB: Big Brother
  • BBV: Brags Beats and Variance (poker)
  • BFAM: Brother From Another Mother
  • BFITW: Best Friend In The World
  • BFTP: Blast From The Past
  • BIL: Brother In-Law
  • BITD: Back In The Day
  • BITW: Best In The World
  • BLAD: Brother/friend (from 'blood')
  • BMTH: Bring Me The Horizon (Band)
  • BMTTVE: Best Mates 'Til The Very End
  • BOAT: Bust Out Another Thousand
  • BOGSAT: Bunch Of Guys Sitting Around Talking
  • BOLO: Be On The Lookout
  • BOTDF: Blood On The Dance Floor (band)
  • BOTN: Back Of The Net
  • BOTOH: But On The Other Hand
  • BOTTS: Back On To The Subject
  • BOTW: Blog Of The Week
  • BPM: Beats Per Minute
  • BREDRINS: Close friends, brothers
  • BREH: Brethren, brothers
  • BREW: Brother
  • BRO: Brother, buddy, friend
  • BRT: Be Right There
  • BRUDDA: Brother
  • BRUH BRUH: Brother, friend
  • BRUVA: Brother
  • BSTL: Bam, Said The Lady
  • BTA: But Then Again....
  • BTB: By The By
  • BTBAM: Between The Buried And Me (band)
  • BTDT: Been There Done That
  • BTDTGTTS: Been There, Done That, Got The T-Shirt
  • BTGOG: By The Grace Of God
  • BTHO: Beat The Hell Outta
  • BTHOM: Beats The Hell Outta Me!
  • BTL: Between The Lines
  • BTM: Be There Moment
  • BTOBS: Be There Or Be Square
  • BTS: Be There Soon
  • BTTF: Back To The Future
  • BTTT: Back To The Top
  • BTU: British Thermal Unit
  • BTWITIAILWU: By The Way, I Think I Am In Love With You
  • BTWITIAILWY: By The Way, I Think I Am In Love With You
  • BUG: Bother, annoy
  • BWTH: But What The Hell
  • CBB: Can't Be Bothered
  • CBLTH: Can't Breathe Laughing Too Hard
  • CBT: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • CDC: Cult of the Dead Cow
  • CITA: Caught In The Act
  • CLOUD: The Internet (non-local storage, software etc)
  • COA: Certificate Of Authenticity
  • COP: Officer of the law
  • COTD: Comment Of The Day
  • CRICKETS: Said after a lame joke to break the silence
  • CTC: Call The Cell
  • CTF: Capture The Flag
  • CTHU: Crack The Hell Up
  • CUFF: Overprotect, smother
  • CUT: See You There
  • CWD: Cringe, Wither, Die
  • DA: The
  • DADA: Defence Against the Dark Arts
  • DATO: Dining At The Orifice
  • DBA: Don't Bother Asking
  • DLTBBB: Don't Let The Bed Bugs Bite
  • DLTBGYD: Don't Let The Bastards Grind You Down
  • DUDS: Casual clothes
  • DUI: Driving Under the Influence
  • DUO: Do Unto Others
  • DBM: Don't Bother Me
  • DBNT: Don't Bother Next Time
  • DE: The
  • DEB: Don't Even Bother
  • DEEZ: These
  • DEGT: Don't Even Go There
  • DEM: Them
  • DEN: Then
  • DERE: There
  • DESI: People from the Indian subcontinent
  • DEY: They
  • DFTD: Done For The Day
  • DFTT: Don't Feed The Troll
  • DGOT: Don't Go Over There
  • DGT: Don't Go There
  • DGTWM: Don't Go There With Me
  • DIDO: The same
  • DITD: Down In The Dumps, sad
  • DMB: Dave Matthews Band
  • DNFTT: Do Not Feed The Troll
  • DOTA: Defence Of The Ancients
  • DOWNER: Someone or something that brings the mood down
  • DRT: Dead Right There
  • DTL: Does The Look
  • DTP: Disturbing The Peace
  • DTR: Define The Relationship
  • DTRT: Do The Right Thing
  • DTS: Down The Shore
  • DTTC: Don't Text The Cell
  • DU JOUR: Of the day (French)
  • DWTS: Dancing With The Stars
  • EM: Them
  • ENE: Northerner
  • EOTD: End Of The Day
  • EOTW: End Of The World
  • EOTWAWKI: End Of The World As We Know It
  • ESOL: English for Speakers of Other Languages
  • ETF: Escape The Fate (band)
  • ETW: Enjoy The Weekend
  • EXTRA: Over the top, excessive
  • FACE PALM: Slap forehead with the palm of your hand
  • FFI: For Further Information
  • FIL: Father-in-law
  • FITB: Fill In The Blanks
  • FIYA: The Greatest
  • FLAKE OUT: Cancel at the last minute
  • FLAME: Insult someone over the internet
  • FLOTUS: First Lady Of The United States
  • FOB: Fresh Off the Boat
  • FOTB: Fresh Off The Boat
  • FOTC: Flight of the Conchords
  • FOTD: Friend Of The Day
  • FOTM: Flavor Of The Month
  • FOTR: Fellowship of the Ring (Tolkien)
  • FTA: From The Article
  • FTAO: For the Attention Of
  • FTBOMH: From The Bottom Of My Heart
  • FTFT: For The First Time
  • FTH: For The Horde (WOW)
  • FTJ: Fuel The Jet
  • FTK: For The Kids
  • FTK: For The Kill
  • FTL: For The Loss
  • FTLOG: For The Love Of God
  • FTR: For The Record
  • FTSE: Financial Times and the London Stock Exchang
  • FTSK: Forever The Sickest Kids (Band)
  • FTTB: For The Time Being
  • FTUW: For The Ultimate/
  • FTV: For The Victory
  • GARMS: Clothes
  • GFTW: Go For The Win
  • GLEEK: A fan of the TV show Glee
  • GLOTR: Good Luck On The Rebuild
  • GNSTDLTBBB: Good Night Sleep Tight Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite
  • GOLD DIGGER: Person who loves someone just for their money
  • GOOGLE: To Seek An Answer Using The Search Engine Google
  • GOTY: Game Of The Year
  • GSTQ: God Save The Queen
  • GTA: Grand Theft Auto
  • GTA5: Grand Theft Auto 5
  • GTHO: Get The Hell Out
  • GTTS: Got The T-Shirt
  • GUFN: Grounded Until Further Notice
  • GWB: George W. Bush
  • GWTF: Go With The Flow
  • GWTP: Get With The Program
  • HIMYM: How I Met Your Mother
  • HTBT: Had To Be There
  • HTC: Hit The Cell
  • HTH: How The Hell
  • HTTR: Hail To The Redskins
  • HUCKLEBERRY: The man you're looking for
  • IB4TL: In Before The Lock
  • IBID: Ibidem (In the same place)
  • IBTD: In Before The Delete
  • IBTL: In Before the Lock
  • ICBB: I Can't Be Bothered
  • ICWUDT: I See What You Did There
  • IDEM: The same, me too
  • IDHTT: I Don't Have The Time
  • IDKE: I Don't Know Either
  • IKTF: I Know The Feeling
  • INB: I'm Not Bothered
  • INRI: Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum (Jesus of Nazareth King of the Jews)
  • ION: In Other News
  • IOW: In Other Words
  • ISWYDT: I See What You Did There
  • ITF: In The Future
  • ITG: In The Groove
  • ITK: In The Know
  • ITM: In the Mouth
  • ITP: Inside The Perimeter
  • ITSO: In The Style Of
  • ITTET: In These Tough Economic Times
  • ITZ: In The Zone
  • IWIWT: I Wish I Were There
  • JAFA: Just Another F***ing Aucklander
  • JATQ: Just Answer The Question
  • JB: Jonas Brothers
  • JFTR: Just For The Record
  • JLS: Jack the Lad Swing (band)
  • JMA: Just Messing Around
  • JOCKER: Someone who copies another's style
  • JPA: Just Playing Around
  • JTC: Join The Club
  • K1: The best, awesome
  • KOTC: Kiss On The Cheek
  • KOTD: KICKS Of The Day
  • KOTH: King of the Hill (game)
  • KOTL: Kiss On The Lips
  • KOTOR: Knights Of The Old Republic (Game)
  • KPG: Keep the Party Going
  • KTBFFH: Keep The Blue Flag Flying High! (Chelsea FC Moto)
  • KTBPA: Keep the Backstreet Pride Alive
  • KTBSPA: Keep The Backstreet Pride Alive
  • KTF: Keep The Faith
  • KUTGW: Keep Up The Good Work
  • LAT: Living Apart Together
  • LATM: Laughing At The Moment
  • LCTS: Let's Change The Subject
  • LIITA: Love Is In The Air
  • LLTTF: Living Life To The Fullest
  • LOI: Laughing On the Inside
  • LOLAGE: The act of LOL
  • LOLING: The act of laughing out loud
  • LOTD: Link Of The Day
  • LOTI: Laughing On The Inside
  • LOTR: Lord of the Rings
  • LOTRO: Lord Of The Rings Online (MMORPG)
  • LOWE: Don't bother, forget it
  • LTD: Live/Living The Dream
  • LTL: Living The Life
  • LTP: Lost The Plot
  • LUI: Living Under the Infuence
  • LULAB: Love You Like A Brother
  • LYLAB: Love You Like A Brother
  • LYLMB: Love You Like My Brother
  • MADD: Mothers Against Drunk Driving
  • MAGGOT: Fan of the band Slipknot
  • MAMAW: Grandmother
  • MAPOTI: Most Annoying People On The Internet
  • MASH UP: Song made from bits of other songs
  • MBFAM : My Brother From Another Mother
  • MEP: Member of the European Parliament
  • MESOS: Currency in the game Maple Story
  • MFEO: Made For Each Other

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What is BATB slang word?

Very simple, It is Beat around the bush.