To pleasure yourself sexually. Usually used in context of a joke.
Maybe you would've had more time if you weren't in the shower bating for an hour!
by McGarry June 17, 2009
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Slang for masturbating.
While Thomas was chatting to Andrew, he started bating.
by Werdan May 18, 2006
The art of luring pedophiles to contact you on instant messenger under the illusion that you are a 12 year old girl. Then you fuck with them as unmercifully as possible. (source: Doug Stanhope)
Bating is the perfect thing to do on a saturday night
by Champdelachamp November 17, 2006