Usage examples for battledore

  1. She brandished the battledore as though to ward off the approaching Lord Simon, and repeated in a trembling voice: Lord Simon de Lacey- Duke of Aberfalden. – Explorers of the Dawn by Mazo de la Roche
  2. " He was also my pupil in his youth," said Mrs. Handsomebody, and the two talked on in the happiest fashion, till we took our leave, the whole family following us to the door, and " Baby" returning Mrs. Handsomebody's umbrella, and relieving her of the battledore without her having been aware of the negotiation. – Explorers of the Dawn by Mazo de la Roche